Sunday 12 October 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 12, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Lucas Papademos and Robert Lighthizer.
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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Which were the important events of 12 October 1947 ?
- El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
- French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
- Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
- Robert Lighthizer: Public Servant.
- Lucas Papademos: Politician.
- Chris Wallace in Chicago: Illinois, USA; newscaster (NBC Weekend News).
- Alanna McDonagh: Canadian astrologer, writer.
- Marie Pappalardo: American fatality, a passenger aboard United Flight 175 when it crashed into the World Trade Center on 9/11/2001.
- Chris Wallace: TV Show Host.
- George Lam: Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actor.
- Randy West: American porn actor and producer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1947 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Near You - Larry Green & His Orchestra
- Dinah Shore - I Wish I Didn't Love You So
- Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) - Louis Prima & His Orchestra
- Kate (Have I Come Too Early Too Late) - Eddy Howard & His Orchestra