Wednesday 15 January 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 15, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Andrea Martin and Andrea Martin in Portland.
Odd Man Out, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 January 1947
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Which were the important events of 15 January 1947 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Andrea Martin: American-Canadian actress singer and screenwriter.
- Martin Chalfie: Scientist.
- Andrea Martin in Portland: Maine, USA; actress/comedienne (Wag The Dog, Club Paradise, SCTV).
- Mary Hogg: English lawyer and judge.
- Pete Waterman: rocker (Stock Aitken and Waterman - "Road Block").
- Elizabeth Short: American homicide victim dubbed "The Black Dahlia.
- The brutalized corpse of Elizabeth Short (''The Black Dahlia'') is found in Leimert Park, Los Angeles.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
- Sonata - Jo Stafford