Monday 22 September 1947
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Joyce Mason and Robin Rose.
Fun & Fancy Free, directed by Edgar Bergen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Author Meets the Critics.
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Which were the important events of 22 September 1947 ?
- Saint Emmeramus
- Saint Florentius
- In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
- In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
- Saint Jonas
- RC Saints - It has been or still is the feast day of the following saints: Saints Digna & Emerita
- In Europe and in cities throughout the world, Car Free Day.
- Mali - Independence Day (from France, 1960)
- Bulgaria - Independence Day 1908
- French Republican Calendar - Raisin (Grape) Day, first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Saint Thomas of Villanueva
- Saint Sanctinus
- Saint Salaberga
- Saint Phocas
- Saint Maurice
- Saint Lolanus
- Saint Lioba
- Saint Lauto
- Autumnal equinox in the Northern hemisphere, Vernal equinox in the Southern hemisphere 1996, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2012 (by UT).
- Joyce Mason: American pro astrologer and editor of Chronicles newsletter.
- Robin Rose: American actress from high school.
- Neal Smith: American musician, a songwriter, drummer and founding member of "Alice Cooper," one of the most successful bands in the history of rock ’n’ roll.
- Rick Spearman: American homosexual, the partner of David van Elster who has AIDS and who is not, himself, HIV+ as of August 1993.
- Tommy Hutchison: .
- Jo Beverley: English-Canadian author
- David Drewry: English glaciologist and geophysicist
- Robert Morace: American author and academic
- Dodgers clinch NL pennant
- Information Bureau of the Communist and Workers' Parties (Communist Information Bureau) (quotCominformquot) is founded.
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