Tuesday 21 January 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jill Eikenberry in New Haven and Jimmy Ibbotson.
Lady in the Lake, directed by Robert Montgomery, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bristol-Myers Tele-Varieties.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1947 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Jill Eikenberry in New Haven: Connecticut, USA; actress (Ann Kelsey - L.A.
- Jimmy Ibbotson: Pennsylvania, United States -- Country singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band).
- Michel Jonasz: French composer-songwriter, singer and actor.
- Cherith Baldry: Novelist.
- Jill Eikenberry: American actress and producer.
- Pye Hastings: Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Caravan)
- Jonathan Meades: English journalist and author
- Sweethearts opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 288 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Freddy Martin & His Orchestra
- Sonata - Jo Stafford
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