Sunday 7 December 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Peter de Jong and Vincent Baggetta in Paterson.
The Bishop's Wife, directed by Henry Koster, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Americana.
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Which were the important events of 7 December 1947 ?
- United States - Pearl Harbor Day (observance)
- International Civil Aviation Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ambrose: Memorial
- Peter de Jong: Dutch actor (Maxi-Mini & Maxi).
- Vincent Baggetta in Paterson: New Jersey, USA; actor (Lou - Chicago Story).
- Mino Reitano: Italian entertainer.
- Wilton Gregory: American ecclesiastic; on November 13, 2001, he became the first African-American elected President of The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.
- Anne Fine: Children's Author.
- Johnny Bench: Baseball Player
- James Keach: American actor producer and director
- Tony Thomas: American screenwriter and producer
- Garry Unger: Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster
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