Saturday 8 February 1947US date format: 2/8/1947, UK date format: 8/2/1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 8, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock, directed by Preston Sturges, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 February 1947
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1947 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
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- Ernest Samuel Williams: Composer, dies at 65.
- KSD (now KSDK) TV channel 5 in St. Louis, MO (NBC) begins broadcasting
- Jan van der Hoorn wins 8th Dutch 11-cities skating race (10:51).
- A dance hall fire in Berlin, Germany, kills over 80 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1947 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Open The Door, Richard (Part 1) - Dusty Fletcher
- Open The Door, Richard! - Count Basie & His Orchestra
- Open The Door, Richard - Three Flames