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Wednesday 12 November 1947

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 12, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Patrice Leconte and Bruce Downey. Out of the Past, directed by Jacques Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Mary Kay and Johnny.
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What the sky looked like on 12 November 1947

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Movies

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Out of the Past

Directed by: Jacques Tourneur

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming

Country: United States

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The Bishop's Wife

Directed by: Henry Koster

Starring: Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven, Monty Woolley

Country: United States

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Daisy Kenyon

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Starring: Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews, Henry Fonda, Ruth Warrick

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The Gangster

Directed by: Gordon Wiles

Starring: Barry Sullivan, Belita, Joan Lorring, Akim Tamiroff

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Mourning Becomes Electra

Directed by: Dudley Nichols

Starring: Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Mary Kay and Johnny

Starring: Mary Kay Stearns

Country: United States

Stump the Stars

Written by: Mike Stokey

Starring: Mike Stokey, Vincent Price

Country: United States

Viewers' Viewpoint

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Meet the Press

Starring: David Gregory, Tim Russert, Lawrence E. Spivak, Chuck Todd

Country: United States

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
  • Patrice Leconte: French film director, comic strip writer and screenwriter, best known for his movies "Les Bronzés" (1,2, and 3), "The Hairdesser's Husband", "Monsieur Hire", "Ridicule", and "The Suicide Shop" (2012).
  • Bruce Downey: American CEO of Barr Laboratories, a generic drugmaker and former lawyer who has challenged some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies, winning the rights to produce cheaper brands.
  • Ron Bryant: American baseball player.
  • Donald Roeser: Rock guitarist / vocalist (Blue Oyster Cult).
  • Buck Dharma: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Blue Öyster Cult).
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Facts:
  • KPO-AM in San Francisco CA changes call letters to KNBC (now KNBR)
  • Schilderijenvervalser Han of Meegeren to 1 years jail sentenced

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 12, 1947 - Geocentric view

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