Friday October 10, 1947

US date format: 10/10/1947, UK date format: 10/10/1947

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 10, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Francis Perrin and Alan Rachins. Return of the Bad Men, directed by Ray Enright, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching The Handle Bar.
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Return of the Bad Men

Directed by: Ray Enright

Starring: Randolph Scott, Robert Ryan, Anne Jeffreys, George 'Gabby' Hayes

That Hagen Girl

Directed by: Peter Godfrey

Starring: Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Rory Calhoun, Lois Maxwell

Green Dolphin Street

Directed by: Victor Saville

Starring: Van Heflin, Lana Turner, Donna Reed, Richard Hart

The Exile

Directed by: Max Ophüls

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maria Montez, Rita Corday, Henry Daniell

Nightmare Alley

Directed by: Edmund Goulding

Starring: Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray, Helen Walker

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

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    Events

  • Allegro opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 318 performances
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 10, 1947?


    Top #4 songs in the USA

  1. Near You - Larry Green & His Orchestra
  2. Dinah Shore - I Wish I Didn't Love You So
  3. Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) - Louis Prima & His Orchestra
  4. Kate (Have I Come Too Early Too Late) - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

The Handle Bar

Starring: Jimmy Edwards, Charmian Innes, Humphrey Lestocq, Barry Phelps

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Kukla, Fran and Ollie

Starring: Burr Tillstrom, Cecil Bill, Colonel Richard Crackie, Oliver J. Dragon

Country: United States of America

Seven Arts Quiz

Starring: Bill Slater

Country: United States of America

Télé-Paris

Starring: Angelvin, Jacques Chabannes

Country: France

WJLA ABC 7 News

Starring: Erik Mueller

Country: United States of America

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