Wednesday 7 May 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Emmanuel Krivine .
Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while Gentleman's Agreement by Laura Z. Hobson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kraft Theatre.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1947 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Emmanuel Krivine: French musician and conductor, a violinist by training.
- General MacArthur approves Japanese constitution
- Paraguayian Government unleashes contra revolt.
- US General Douglas MacArthur approves Japanese constitution.
- Kraft Television Theater debuts, running for the next 11 years.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1947 ?
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