Saturday 22 February 1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 22, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Harvey Mason and Carol Burns.
Pursued, directed by Raoul Walsh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Muffin the Mule.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 February 1947
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Which were the important events of 22 February 1947 ?
- Blessed Saint Isabel of France (+1270)
- United States - Washington's Birthday (traditionally).
- Ash Wednesday in 2023.
- Saint Lucia - independence (1979).
- The Scouting movement celebrates this day as "B.-P. day" or "Founder's Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts celebrates this day as "Thinking Day" as it is the shared birthday of the Scouts' founder Sir Robert Baden-Powell, and his wife, Lady Olave Baden-Powell, the World Chief Guide.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter.
- Harvey Mason: American drummer (Fourplay and The Headhunters).
- John Bryant American politician (Representative-Democrat-Texas: 1983-).
- Carol Burns: Australian actress.
- Maurizio De Angelis: Italian musician.
- Frank P Tomasulo: American film professor and critic.
- John Radford: English footballer.
- ''Tom and Jerry'' cartoon ''Cat Fishin''', is released.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Anniversary Song - Tex Beneke & The Glenn Miller Orchestra
- Anniversary Song - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians