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Monday 20 January 1947

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 20, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Didier Cauville and Ronald Townson. Nora Prentiss, directed by Vincent Sherman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
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What the sky looked like on 20 January 1947

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Nora Prentiss

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Kent Smith, Bruce Bennett, Robert Alda

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Angel and the Badman

Directed by: James Edward Grant

Starring: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey, Bruce Cabot

Country: United States

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Odd Man Out

Directed by: Carol Reed

Starring: James Mason, Robert Newton, Cyril Cusack, F.J. McCormick

Country: United States

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Boomerang!

Directed by: Elia Kazan

Starring: Dana Andrews, Jane Wyatt, Lee J. Cobb, Cara Williams

Country: United States

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The Unfaithful

Directed by: Vincent Sherman

Starring: Ann Sheridan, Lew Ayres, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Muffin the Mule

Written by: Ann Hogarth, Annette Mills

Starring: Annette Mills

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Household Hints

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KSDK News Channel 5

Dancing on Air

Starring: Ed Sims

The Care of Your Car

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 January 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
  • Meinrad
Famous Birthdays:
  • Didier Cauville: French executive, Director of the equipment of the department of Upper Corsica, involved in the Furiani-Bastia case.
  • Ronald Townson: Rock singer (5th Dimension-We Can Fly).
  • Cyrille Guimard: French road racing cyclist, who became a directeur sportif and then a television commentator.
  • John Walter: American business administrator and CEO of R.R.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Josh Gibson: Negro League slugger, dies of a brain tumor at age 35.
Facts:
  • Brigadier General Edwin K Wright becomes deputy director of US Central Intelligence Agency.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 20, 1947 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Managua, Nicaragua - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
  2. Open The Door, Richard! - Jack McVea & His All-Stars

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