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Tuesday 8 July 1947

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 8, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Turk (cartoonist) and Kim Darby. Crossfire, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Musical Merry-Go-Round.
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What the sky looked like on 8 July 1947

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Crossfire

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame

Country: United States

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Ghost Town Renegades

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Lash La Rue, Al St. John, Jennifer Holt, Jack Ingram

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Sepia Cinderella

Directed by: Arthur H. Leonard

Starring: Billy Daniels, Sheila Guyse, Tondaleyo, Ruble Blakey

Country: United States

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Hoppy's Holiday

Directed by: George Archainbaud

Starring: William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Rand Brooks, Andrew Tombes

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The Hucksters

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr, Sydney Greenstreet, Adolphe Menjou

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States

Birthday Party

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 July 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
  • Feast day of Saint Kilian
  • Feast day of Saint Grimbald
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Facts:
  • 14th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 2-1 at Wrigley Field, Chicago
  • Demolition begins in New York City for United Nations headquarters in New York City.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 08, 1947 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1947 ?

Top #3 songs in the USA
  1. Perry Como - When You Were Sweet Sixteen
  2. I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Martha Tilton
  3. Dorothy Shay - Feudin' and Fightin'

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