Saturday 18 January 1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Takeshi Kitano and Marie-Odile Monchicourt.
Boomerang!, directed by Elia Kazan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Care of Your Car.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 January 1947
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1947 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Takeshi Kitano: Japanese actor and director.
- Marie-Odile Monchicourt
- Winnie Wooldridge-shaw
- Sachio Kinugasa: Japanese baseball player and journalist.
- Red Mill closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 831 performances
- Detroit Tigers sell Hank Greenberg to Pittsburgh Pirates (for US$25-35,000).
- Small river steamer sinks on Yangtze River, killing 400.
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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