Tuesday 6 May 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 6, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alan Dale and Ben Masters in Corvalis.
Repeat Performance, directed by Alfred L. Werker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching In the Kelvinator Kitchen.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 May 1947
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Which were the important events of 6 May 1947 ?
- Saint Justus
- Sinaites of Serbia
- New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
- Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
- Micah of Radonezh
- New Martyr Elias Ardunis
- Righteous Job the Long-suffering (OT)
- Barbarus the soldier, with Bacchus, Callimachus and Dionysios
- Barbaros the Robber in Thessaly
- Blessed Prudentia
- Saint Benedicta of Rome
- Saint Dominic Savio, patron saint of studying youth
- Saint Lucius
- Saint John in the Oil
- Alan Dale: American singer (Born 1925).
- Ben Masters in Corvalis: Oregon, USA; actor (Vic - Another World, Making Mr Right).
- Richard "Dick" Fosbury: Portland, Oregon -- High jumper (1968 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Sandra Fisher: Painter.
- Sarah Ban Breathnach: Author.
- Kit Martin: English architect and author.
- Martha Nussbaum: American philosopher and author.
- Ljubomir Vračarević: Serbian martial artist founded Real Aikido (d. 2013).
- Dennis Cowan in London: England; rocker (Bonzo Dog Band).