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Thursday 9 January 1947

It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Maurice Charvet and Patrice De Plunkett. 13 Rue Madeleine, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Bristol-Myers Tele-Varieties.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Bristol-Myers Tele-Varieties

Starring: Jinx Falkenburg, Tex McCrary

Country: United States

Melody Bar Ranch

Country: United States

Know Your New York

Starring: Evelyn Peterson, Don Roper

Country: United States

The Army Hour

Country: United States

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The Jack Eigen Show

Starring: Jack Eigen

Country: United States

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

13 Rue Madeleine

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: James Cagney, Annabella, Richard Conte

Country: United States

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Sinbad, the Sailor

Directed by: Richard Wallace

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak

Country: United States

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Dead Reckoning

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky

Country: United States

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Angels and Demons

Directed by: Antnio Lopes Ribeiro

Starring: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre

Country: United States

Les Misérables

Directed by: Richard Boleslawski

Starring: Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 9 January 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Balloon Ascension Day
  • Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
  • 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
  • 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
  • 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Lambertus Zijl: sculptor (Merchant Exchange-Amsterdam), dies at age 80.
  • Karl Mannheim: Hungarian-English sociologist and academic (d. 1947).
Facts:
  • Street Scene opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 148 performances
  • Elizabeth ''Betty'' Short, the Black Dahlia, is last seen alive.

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Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Dinah Shore
  2. Ain't Nobody Here but Us Chickens - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1947?

  • Life: Man helping woman with coat
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: James F. Byrnes, Man of the Year -- Jan. 6, 1947
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Moneyman

By: Thomas B. Costain

The Moneyman By Thomas B. Costain 1947 Hardcover. Thrilling story of a great conspiracy and Romance in the Court of King VII Published by Doubleday & Comp.

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Gentleman's Agreement

By: Laura Z. Hobson

The plot of GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT concerns the experiences of a young Gentile writer who poses as a Jew in order to secure material on anti-Semitism for a series of magazine articles.

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Lydia Bailey

By: Kenneth Roberts

From Library Journal: Kenneth Roberts wrote a number of these inflated historical romances, which were artful enough to snag him a special Pulitzer citation. This 1947 outing features Albion Hamlin, who comes to Boston in 1800 to defend a man ...

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