Monday 17 November 1947US date format: 11/17/1947, UK date format: 17/11/1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 17, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Tom Bachman and Stewkey [Robert Antoni].
Good News, directed by Charles Walters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Little Audrey.
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- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Tom Bachman: First generation Chinese-American...
- Stewkey [Robert Antoni]: Rocker.
- Steven E de Souza: American scriptwriter.
- Paul Brainerd: American entrepreneur and CEO of Aldus,...
- Rod Clements: Rocker.
- Steven de Souza: American director producer and...
- Inky Mark: Chinese-Canadian educator and...
- Michaele Vollbracht: American fashion designer.
- William Lancaster: American noted family, the son of actor...
- The U.S. Screen Actors Guild implements an anti-Communist loyalty oath.
- American scientists John Bardeen and Walter Brattain observe the basic principles of the transistor, a key element for the electronics revolution of the 20th Century.