Thursday 18 December 1947
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 18, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Riyoko Ikeda and Eddie Antar.
I Walk Alone, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Newscenter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 December 1947
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Which were the important events of 18 December 1947 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- Riyoko Ikeda
- Wes Studi: Actor.
- Eddie Antar: Founder / CEO (Crazy Eddie Electronics Store).
- Steven Spielberg in Cincinnati: Ohio, USA; director (ET, Close Encounters, Jaws).
- Leonid Yuzefovich: Russian author and screenwriter.
- Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Optissima Pax