Tuesday April 15, 1947

US date format: 4/15/1947, UK date format: 15/4/1947

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 15, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Lois Chiles and Irene Love Adams. Born to Kill, directed by Robert Wise, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Doorway to Fame.
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Born to Kill

Born to Kill

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Claire Trevor, Lawrence Tierney, Walter Slezak, Phillip Terry

Country: United States of America

Blaze of Noon

Blaze of Noon

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Anne Baxter, William Holden, Sonny Tufts, William Bendix

High Barbaree

High Barbaree

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Van Johnson, June Allyson, Thomas Mitchell, Marilyn Maxwell

New Orleans

New Orleans

Directed by: Arthur Lubin

Starring: Arturo de Córdova, Dorothy Patrick, Marjorie Lord, Irene Rich

Philo Vance Returns

Philo Vance Returns

Directed by: William Beaudine

Starring: William Wright, Vivian Austin, Leon Belasco, Clara Blandick

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks.
  • Saint Paternus
  • Saint Petrus Gonzalez
  • In the United States, April 15 is the official deadline for filing tax returns: all forms mailed to the IRS must be postmarked no later than this day, so many post offices across the country stay open until midnight to accommodate procrastinators (or those who owe tax and want to wait as late as possible to pay). (If this day falls on the weekend, as in 2006, the following Monday becomes the deadline. Additionally in 2006, Patriot's Day moved the tax deadline to Tuesday, April 18, for those in
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Events

  • Operations begin at Radio Netherlands World radio.

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Music charts

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Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. - My Melancholy Baby
  2. - Free Eats
  3. - Linda

TV Series

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Doorway to Fame

Doorway to Fame

Starring: Johnny Olson, Ned Harvey, Joe Bolton

Country: United States of America

Juvenile Jury

Juvenile Jury

Starring: Jack Barry, Red Skelton, Mary Small

Country: United States of America

Show Business, Inc.

Show Business, Inc.

Country: United States of America

Small Fry Club

Small Fry Club

Starring: Bob Emery, Howard J. Schuman

Country: United States of America

Television Dancing Club

Television Dancing Club

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