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Saturday 19 July 1947

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 19, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). 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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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Deep Valley

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

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

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Under the Tonto Rim

Directed by: Lew Landers

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

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Bush Christmas

Directed by: Ralph Smart

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

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The Red Stallion

Directed by: Lesley Selander

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

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Killer Dill

Directed by: Lewis D. Collins

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

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 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

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 19 July 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
  • Catholic - Feasts of St. Vincent de Paul
Famous Birthdays:
  • Brian May: London, England -- Rock guitarist (Queen-We are the Champions).
  • André Forcier: Canadian film director and screenwriter whose work has been linked to Latin American magic realism by its use of fantasy but is firmly rooted in Quebec's reality.
  • Bernie Leadon: American guitarist and songwriter (The Eagles The Flying Burrito Brothers Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Run C&W and Hearts & Flowers).
  • Hans-Jurgen Kreische: East German footballer.
  • Steve Forbes: Businessman.
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Famous Deaths:
  • 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.
  • Korean politician Yuh Woon-Hyung is assassinated.

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