Thursday June 05, 1947: on this day

About June 5th, 1947, in brief:

  • Historical events: Sec of State George C Marshall outlines Marshall Plan
  • Day of the week: June 5th, 1947 was a Thursday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Rick Riordan, David Bisbal
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: That's My Desire by Martha Tilton
  • Popular movie: Frieda directed by Basil Dearden

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What day of the week was June 05, 1947?

June 05, 1947 was a Thursday and it was the 156th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 05, 1947 can also be written as 6/5/1947 in the US and as 5/6/1947 in UK and Europe.

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June 05, 1947: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 05, 1947:

  • Sec of state george c marshall outlines marshall plan
  • American secretary of state for foreign affairs george marshall announces the european recovery program, known as the marshall plan.
  • Cold war: marshall plan: in a speech at harvard university, the united states secretary of state george marshall calls for economic aid to war-torn europe.

June 05, 1947: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 05, 1947: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 5th is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 05, 1947: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 05, 1947 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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June 05, 1947: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 05, 1947 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 05, 1947 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 05, 1947 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 93% full, rising at 09:31 pm and setting at 07:22 am.

The previous full moon was on Jun 03, 1947 while the next full moon would come on Jul 03, 1947.

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Your place in the Universe on June 05, 1947

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Who was born on June 05, 1947?

Famous people born on June 05, 1947:

  • Laurie Anderson
    Laurie Anderson

    American experimental musician, composer, and performer who plays keyboards and sings in a variety music styles.

  • Mordecai Ben-Ari

    Author of several textbooks on computer science and programming.

  • Elliot Meyerowitz

    Renowned biologist known for his work in plant development.

  • Tom Evans

    English singer-songwriter/guitarist (badfinger), (d. 1983).

  • Freddie Stone

    American singer, guitarist, and pastor.

  • David Hare

    English director, playwright, and screenwriter.

  • Eric Molobi

    South africa -- activist (anc).

  • Jojon

    Indonesian comedian and actor (d. 2014).

  • Caroline Eliacheff

    French psychiatrist and psychoanalyst.

  • Jack-Alain Léger
  • Maurice Martens
  • Michele Campanella
  • Alejandro Michelena

Whose famous birthday is on June 5th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 5th:

  • Rick Riordan
    Rick Riordan

    Rick riordan is a popular young adult author known for creating the percy jackson & the olympians series, which has gained a large following...

  • David Bisbal
    David Bisbal

    David bisbal is a spanish singer known for his powerful voice and successful music career.

  • Brian McKnight
    Brian McKnight

    Brian mcknight is an american musician known for his soulful r&b music and hit songs such as 'back at one' and 'one last cry'.

  • Mark Wahlberg
    Mark Wahlberg

    American actor and musician, donnie wahlberg's younger brother.

  • Joe Gatto
    Joe Gatto

    Joe gatto is a comedian known for being one of the members of the comedy troupe the tenderloins, and for starring in the hidden camera tv...

  • Ken Follett
    Ken Follett

    Ken follett is a welsh author known for writing historical novels such as 'the pillars of the earth' and 'world without end'.

  • Stefania Sandrelli
    Stefania Sandrelli

    Popular, innocent-looking italian actress best known for her roles as bertolucci.

  • Troye Sivan
    Troye Sivan

    South african/australian actor/singer.

  • Suze Orman
    Suze Orman

    American writer, financial advisor, and television personality.

  • Chad Allen
    Chad Allen

    American openly gay actor from "st elsewhere", webster (1985-1986), our house (86-1988), and my two dads(89-1990).

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How old is someone born on June 05, 1947?

Someone born on June 05, 1947 is:

77 years and 8 days old,

or 924 months and 8 days old,

or 4019 weeks

or 28133 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 05, 1947?

There are 358 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday June 5th 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 05, 1947?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 05, 1947.

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June 05, 1947: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 05, 1947:

  • Nils Olaf Chrisander

    Swedish-american actor and director (b. 1884).

  • Gordon Wright

What famous deaths happened on June 5th?

Famous deaths on June 5th:

  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan

    American politician.

  • Conway Twitty
    Conway Twitty

    American singer-songwriter, with more no.

  • Jeanette Nolan
    Jeanette Nolan

    Jeanette Nolan was a renowned actress known for her work in film, television, and radio.

  • Vito Scotti
    Vito Scotti

    Actor (nude bombs, get shorty and big bus), who dies at 78.

  • Stephen Crane
    Stephen Crane

    An american restaurateur married lana turner, the father of their daughter cheryl.

  • Rayder Bradbury

    Rayder Bradbury was an acclaimed American science fiction writer, best known for his dystopian novel 'Fahrenheit 451'.

  • Cray Bradbury

    Renowned science fiction author famous for Fahrenheit 451.

  • Reagann

    Reagann was the 40th President of the United States, serving from 1981 to 1989.

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June 05, 1947: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 05, 1947:

  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
  • World Environment Day, since the United Nations General Assembly resolution in 1972.
  • Anniversary of the Signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement (Inuvaluit Day).
  • Bahá'f Faith - Feast of Nár (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bahá'f Calendar.

Observances on June 05, 1947:

  • World Environment Day
  • International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
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June 05, 1947: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 05, 1947 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 2nd and June 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 05, 1947: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 05, 1947 was That's My Desire by Martha Tilton, according to the music chart for the week June 2nd and June 8th.

June 05, 1947: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 05, 1947 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 2nd and June 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - That's My Desire

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June 05, 1947: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 05, 1947 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Wife Saver

The Wife Saver

Release year: 1947

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

Birthday Party

Birthday Party

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America

Café Continental

Café Continental

Release year: 1947

Written by:

Starring: Claude Frederic

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Who was the US President on June 05, 1947?

On June 05, 1947 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 05, 1947?

On June 05, 1947 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 05, 1947?

On June 05, 1947 the Pope was Pius XII.


Back in 1947


What is special about June 5th?

June 5th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 5th day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 5th, such as:

  • 2019 - Khartoum massacre: according to the central committee of sudanese doctors, at least 100 people were killed in sudan this week. on tuesday, 40 bodies were taken from the river nile at khartoum. as the rapid support forces pushes further into khartoum, members of the rapid support forces reportedly roamed the streets and attacked civilians. (bbc). a sudanese official claims that only 46 people were killed during protests.
  • 2018 - Heathrow airport expansion: the cabinet of britain approves an controversial third runway at london heathrow airport.
  • 2017 - 2017 orlando shooting: five people are killed and a former employee, aged 45, is fired at a florida manufacturing company in orlando. after the shooting, the shooter committed suicide. the shooting left eight others at the scene.

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What happened in 1947?

1947 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Dizzy Gillespie presented his 1st Carnegie Hall concert in New York
  • Former Yank manager Joe McCarthy signs to manage Red Sox
  • Record World Series crowd of 73,365 at Yankee Stadium

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What was the calendar for June 1947?

June 1947 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how June 1947 calendar looked like.

Thursday June 5, 1947