Saturday 15 November 1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 15, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Alain Cacheux and Bill Richardson.
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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 November 1947
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Which were the important events of 15 November 1947 ?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Alain Cacheux
- Bill Richardson: American politician, Governor of New Mexico from 2002, Chairman of the Democratic National Convention in Boston in July 2004, and Presidential hopeful for the 2008 election.
- Bob Dandridge: American basketball player and coach, usually mentioned as one of the NBA's best forwards in the 1970s.
- P. J. O'Rourke: Comedian.
- Malcolm Ranjith: Sri Lankan cardinal.
- Bradman scores his 100th 100,172 vs. Indians at the SCG
- Soccer team GVVV forms in Veenendaal