Wednesday November 05, 1947

US date format: 11/5/1947, UK date format: 5/11/1947

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 5, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Peter Noone and Oleg Antropov. The Lost Moment, directed by Martin Gabel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Mary Kay and Johnny.
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The Lost Moment

Directed by: Martin Gabel

Starring: Robert Cummings, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead, Joan Lorring

Mourning Becomes Electra

Directed by: Dudley Nichols

Starring: Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou

Whispering City

Directed by: Fyodor Otsep

Starring: Helmut Dantine, Mary Anderson, Paul Lukas, John Pratt

Gentleman's Agreement

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, John Garfield, Celeste Holm

Country: United States of America

Wild Horse Mesa

Directed by: Wallace Grissell

Starring: Tim Holt, Nan Leslie, Richard Martin, Tom Keene


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 05, 1947?


  • R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
  • St. Laetus
  • Pope Zachary
  • St. Sylvia
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1947?

    Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. So Far - Margaret Whiting
  2. So Far - Frank Sinatra
  3. Ballerina - Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra
  4. The Whistler - Sam Donahue & His Orchestra

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?

Mary Kay and Johnny

Starring: Mary Kay Stearns

Country: United States of America

Stump the Stars

Written by: Mike Stokey

Starring: Mike Stokey, Vincent Price

Country: United States of America

Viewers' Viewpoint

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Meet the Press

Starring: David Gregory, Tim Russert, Lawrence E. Spivak, Chuck Todd

Country: United States of America

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