Monday 10 February 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include André Bialek and Louise Arbour.
Angel and the Badman, directed by James Edward Grant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Dancing on Air.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 February 1947 ?
- Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
- Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
- Saint Silvanus
- Saint Charalampe
- Saint Austreberta
- Blessed Arnaud
- Blessed Hugo (d. 1164)
- Italy - National Memorial Day of the Exiles and Foibe to commemorate Italian Istrian and Dalmatian exiliee and Foibe massacres.
- André Bialek: Belgian singer and composer.
- Louise Arbour: Canadian jurist.
- Butch Morris: American cornet player composer and conductor (d. 2013).
- Nicholas Owen: English journalist.
- WW II peace treaties signed
- Italy cedes most of Venezia Giulia to Yugoslavia.
- Netherlands Radio Union forms.
- Province of Petsamo returned to Soviet Union by Finland.
- A meteor creates an impact crater in Sikhote-Alin, in the Soviet Union.
- Christian Dior introduces The ampquotNew Lookampquot in women's fashion, in Paris.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1947 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- Three Flames - Open The Door, Richard
- Open The Door, Richard! - Count Basie & His Orchestra
- Open The Door, Richard (Part 1) - Dusty Fletcher
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