Saturday July 12, 1947

US date format: 7/12/1947, UK date format: 12/7/1947

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 12, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Wilko Johnson and Richard C McCarty. Crossfire, directed by Edward Dmytryk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Musical Merry-Go-Round.
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Crossfire

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame

Country: United States of America

Something in the Wind

Directed by: Irving Pichel

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Donald O'Connor, John Dall, Charles Winninger

Ghost Town Renegades

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Lash La Rue, Al St. John, Jennifer Holt, Jack Ingram

Sepia Cinderella

Directed by: Arthur H. Leonard

Starring: Billy Daniels, Sheila Guyse, Tondaleyo, Ruble Blakey

Country: United States of America

Hoppy's Holiday

Directed by: George Archainbaud

Starring: William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Rand Brooks, Andrew Tombes

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
  • Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
  • Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
  • Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
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Music charts

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TV Series

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Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States of America

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

Birthday Party

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America

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