Monday May 19, 1947

US date format: 5/19/1947, UK date format: 19/5/1947

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 19, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include David Helfgott and Christopher Chope. Miracle on 34th Street, directed by George Seaton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching In the Kelvinator Kitchen.
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Miracle on 34th Street

Miracle on 34th Street

Directed by: George Seaton

Starring: Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Gene Lockhart

Country: United States of America

That's My Man

That's My Man

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Don Ameche, Catherine McLeod, Roscoe Karns, John Ridgely

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Starring: Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders, Edna Best

Country: United States of America

Possessed

Possessed

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

Starring: Joan Crawford, Van Heflin, Raymond Massey, Geraldine Brooks

Country: United States of America

Moss Rose

Moss Rose

Directed by: Gregory Ratoff

Starring: Peggy Cummins, Victor Mature, Ethel Barrymore, Vincent Price

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • National Hug-Your-Cat Day
  • NASCAR Day USA.(2006)
  • Commemoration of Pontian Greeks Genocide in Greece.
  • Commemoration of Atatnrk, Youth and Sports Day in Turkey (1919).
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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder
  2. - The Red Silk Stockings and Green Perfume
  3. - I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder
  4. - That's My Desire
  5. - Chi-Baba Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go To Sleep)

TV Series

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In the Kelvinator Kitchen

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

The Wife Saver

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

Birthday Party

Birthday Party

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America

Café Continental

Café Continental

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Starring: Claude Frederic

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Kraft Theatre

Kraft Theatre

Starring: Ed Herlihy, Vaughn Taylor, Valerie Cossart, E.G. Marshall

Country: United States of America

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