Friday 5 September 1947
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michel Cicurel and Norman Odam.
Dark Passage, directed by Delmer Daves, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Walter Compton News.
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- Michel Cicurel: French economist, essayist and intellectual.
- Norman Odam: Canadian singer known as the Legendary Stardust Cowboy.
- Chantal Thomass: French fashion designer, mostly lingerie.
- Mel Collins: Manx saxophonist and flute player (Kokomo).
- Chip Davis: American pianist songwriter and producer (Mannheim Steamroller).
- Buddy Miles: American singer-songwriter and drummer (The Electric Flag and The California Raisins) (d. 2008)
- Kiyoshi Takayama: Japanese mobster
- Bruce Yardley: Australian cricketer and sportscaster
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Jo Stafford - Feudin' and Fightin'
- I Have But One Heart (O Marinariello) - Vic Damone
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