Monday 11 August 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 11, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Georges Pernoud and Catherine Collard.
The October Man, directed by Roy Ward Baker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Walter Compton News.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 August 1947
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1947 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Georges Pernoud: French journalist, television personality and producer who is best known for his "Thalassa" program, created in 1975 and dedicated to the sea.
- Catherine Collard: French pianist (Debussy, Haydn), dies at 46.
- Diether Krebs: German actor, comedian and cabaret artist.
- Ian Anderson: Musician.
- Georgios Karatzaferis: Greek journalist and politician.
- Theo de Jong: Dutch footballer coach and manager.
- Sergey Kovalneko: USSR -- Basketball (1968 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- The Lady from Twenty-Nine Palms - Tony Pastor & His Orchestra
- The Lady from 29 Palms - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra