Thursday 17 April 1947
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Charles Frank in Olympia and Nadi' Bertorello.
Odd Man Out, directed by Carol Reed, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Juvenile Jury.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1947 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Charles Frank in Olympia: Washington, USA; actor (The Chisholms, Emerald Point NAS).
- Nadi' Bertorello: Italian model and second wife of boxer Nino Benvenuti.
- Dan Westergard: American waiter in a San Francisco, CA restaurant.
- George Emslie: Lord Emslie Scottish lawyer and judge.
- Richard Field: English lawyer and judge.
- Sherrie Levine: American photographer
- Paul Thomas: American porn actor and director
- Tsutomu Wakamatsu: Japanese baseball player coach and manager
- Jackie Robinson bunts for his first major league hit.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Roses in the Rain - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
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