Sunday December 21, 1947
US date format: 12/21/1947, UK date format: 21/12/1947
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 21, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Paco de Lucía and Paco De Lucía.
I Walk Alone, directed by Byron Haskin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Little Audrey.
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Which were the important events of December 21, 1947?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
Sport Games on December 21, 1947
- Philadelphia Eagles - Pittsburgh Steelers : 21 - 0
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