Saturday July 19, 1947

US date format: 7/19/1947, UK date format: 19/7/1947

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 19, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Brian May and André Forcier. Deep Valley, directed by Jean Negulesco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Seaside Concert Parties.
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Deep Valley

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Ida Lupino, Dane Clark, Wayne Morris, Fay Bainter

Under the Tonto Rim

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Tim Holt, Nan Leslie, Richard Martin, Tom Keene

Bush Christmas

Directed by: Ralph Smart

Starring: Chips Rafferty, John Fernside, Stan Tolhurst, Pat Penny

The Red Stallion

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Starring: Robert Paige, Noreen Nash, Ted Donaldson, Jane Darwell

Killer Dill

Directed by: Lewis D. Collins

Starring: Stuart Erwin, Anne Gwynne, Frank Albertson, Mike Mazurki


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 19, 1947?


  • According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
  • St. Symmachus
  • St. Machrina
  • St. Arsenius
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  • The Prime Minister of the shadow Burmese government, Bogyoke Aung San and 6 of his cabinet and 2 non-cabinet members are assassinated by Galon U Saw.

    Famous Deaths

  • Yuh Woon-Hyung: Korean politician (Born 1886).
  • U Razak: Burmese educator and politician (d....

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Seaside Concert Parties

Starring: Harry Brunning, Ken Douglas, Jimmy Edwards, Leonard Henry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States of America

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

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