Thursday 11 December 1947
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 11, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Marc Quaghebeur and Gasan Mirzoev.
The Lady from Shanghai, directed by Orson Welles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Howdy Doody Show.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 December 1947
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Which were the important events of 11 December 1947 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
- Marc Quaghebeur
- Gasan Mirzoev
- Tom Fuccello in Newark: New Jersey, USA; actor (Dave - Dallas).
- Lenia Fernandez: Cuban national living in the United States.
- Bill Cunningham: Radio Host.
- Teri Garr: American actress and dancer.
- Angel in the Wings opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 308 performances
- Pacific Coast League application for major league status rejected.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Johnny Mercer - A Gal in Calico
- (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra