Monday June 23, 1947: on this day

About June 23rd, 1947, in brief:

  • Historical events: Compton and Bill Edrich make 370 stand for 3rd wkt vs. South Africa
  • Day of the week: June 23rd, 1947 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Hamza Abbasi, Frances McDormand
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Peg O' My Heart by Buddy Clark
  • Popular movie: Brute Force directed by Jules Dassin

More about June 23rd, 1947? See below for more news and curiosities on June 23rd, 1947.


What day of the week was June 23, 1947?

June 23, 1947 was a Monday and it was the 174th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 23, 1947 can also be written as 6/23/1947 in the US and as 23/6/1947 in UK and Europe.

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June 23, 1947: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 23, 1947:

  • Compton and bill edrich make 370 stand for 3rd wkt vs. south africa
  • Us president harry truman's veto of taft-hartley act overridden by congress.

June 23, 1947: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 23, 1947: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 23rd is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 23, 1947: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 23, 1947 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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June 23, 1947: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 23, 1947 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 23, 1947 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 23, 1947 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 35% full, rising at 10:46 am and setting at 12:39 am.

The previous full moon was on Jun 03, 1947 while the next full moon would come on Jul 03, 1947.

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Who was born on June 23, 1947?

Famous people born on June 23, 1947:

  • Bryan Brown
    Bryan Brown

    Actor from ausra who made his international debut in the 1980 movie "breaker morant".

  • Russell Pearce

    Former Arizona State Senator and prominent figure in the anti-illegal immigration movement.

  • Octavia E. Butler


  • Pete Maravich


  • Bruno Latour


  • Zvi Rosen
  • Marc van Roosmalen
  • Thor Hansen

Whose famous birthday is on June 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 23rd:

  • Hamza Abbasi
    Hamza Abbasi

    Hamza abbasi is a pakistani tv actor known for his roles in popular tv dramas and for his outspoken views on social and political issues.

  • Frances McDormand
    Frances McDormand

    Frances mcdormand is an american actress known for her powerful performances in films such as fargo, three billboards outside ebbing,...

  • June Carter Cash
    June Carter Cash

    American singer and musician (born 1929).

  • Melissa Rauch
    Melissa Rauch

    Melissa rauch is a tv actress best known for her role as bernadette rostenkowski-wolowitz on the popular sitcom the big bang theory.

  • Joel Edgerton
    Joel Edgerton

    Joel edgerton is an australian actor known for his roles in films such as warrior, the great gatsby, and loving.

  • Joss Whedon
    Joss Whedon

    American director, producer, and screenwriter.

  • Bob Fosse
    Bob Fosse

    American choreographer, dancer and director of film with a 40-year career.

  • Louis Seigner
    Louis Seigner

    Mathilde and emmanuelle are the grandfathers of a french stage comedian and actor, mathilde and emmanuelle.

  • Irene Worth
    Irene Worth

    American actress (d. 2002).

  • Selma Blair
    Selma Blair

    Selma blair is an american actress known for her roles in films such as cruel intentions and legally blonde.

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How old is someone born on June 23, 1947?

Someone born on June 23, 1947 is:

76 years 11 months old,

or 923 months and 1 day old,

or 4013 weeks and 4 days old,

or 28095 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 23, 1947?

There are 30 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday June 23rd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 23, 1947?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 23, 1947.


June 23, 1947: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 23, 1947:

  • François Menno Knoote

What famous deaths happened on June 23rd?

Famous deaths on June 23rd:

  • Peter Falk
    Peter Falk

    Peter falk was an american actor best known for his role as the detective columbo in the television series of the same name.

  • Zarah Leander
    Zarah Leander

    Swedish actress and singer leander.

  • Maureen O'Sullivan
    Maureen O'Sullivan

    Maureen O'Sullivan was an Irish-American actress best known for playing Jane in the 'Tarzan' film series.

  • Dick Van Patten
    Dick Van Patten

    American tv, stage and tv actor best known for his tv series "eight is enough" 1977-1981.

  • Buster Merryfield
    Buster Merryfield

    British actor (born 1920).

  • Mary Boland
    Mary Boland

    Actress (boy trouble new moon) dies at 83.

  • Fay Holden
    Fay Holden

    Actress (mother – andy hardy films), who dies at the age of 77.

  • Jonas Salk

    American scientist, immunologist and biologist.

  • Johathon Salk

    Developed the first successful polio vaccine.

  • Richard Matheson

    Renowned author known for his contributions to horror and science fiction genres.

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June 23, 1947: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 23, 1947:

  • J??i (L?go) - Latvia
  • The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [4]
  • National holiday - Luxembourg
  • Midsummer's Eve, Christianized the eve of the feast of Saint John the Baptist, is celebrated in much of Northern Europe and the British Islands
  • Victory Day - Estonia
  • Father's Day - Poland

Observances on June 23, 1947:

  • International Widows' Day
  • United Nations Public Service Day

Saints celebrated on June 23, 1947:

  • Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
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June 23, 1947: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 23, 1947 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 23rd and June 29th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 23, 1947: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 23, 1947 was Peg O' My Heart by Buddy Clark, according to the music chart for the week June 23rd and June 29th.

June 23, 1947: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 23, 1947 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 23rd and June 29th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Peg O' My Heart
  2. - Peg O' My Heart
  3. - One O'clock Boogie
  4. - Peg O' My Heart

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June 23, 1947: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 23, 1947 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Brute Force

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Hume Cronyn, Charles Bickford, Yvonne De Carlo

Country: United States of America

So Well Remembered

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Mills, Martha Scott, Patricia Roc, Trevor Howard

Last of the Redmen

Release year: 1947

Directed by: George Sherman

Starring: Jon Hall, Michael O'Shea, Evelyn Ankers, Julie Bishop

The Perils of Pauline

Release year: 1947

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Betty Hutton, John Lund, Billy De Wolfe, William Demarest

Thunder Mountain

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Tim Holt, Martha Hyer, Richard Martin, Steve Brodie

June 23, 1947: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 23, 1947 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Borden Show

The Borden Show

Release year: 1947

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

The Wife Saver

The Wife Saver

Release year: 1947

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

Birthday Party

Birthday Party

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on June 23, 1947?

On June 23, 1947 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 23, 1947?

On June 23, 1947 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 23, 1947?

On June 23, 1947 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 23rd?

June 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Yemeni civil war (2015)-present: houthis launch an attack that kills one syrian and injures 21 others. this attack is at abha international airport. it was previously attacked with a ballistic weapon two weeks ago. (reuters) there are reports that another attack has occurred at jizan airport. however, there have been no confirmation. (business insider). houthis warn of more attacks if saudi arabia continues to escalate its aggression in yemen.
  • 2018 - Eastern daraa offensive (june 2018, syria): the syrian government launched a ground offensive in eastern daraa, the southern province.
  • 2017 - War in north-west pakistan: multiple bombings in june 2017 at a parachinar market kill at least 37 and injure more than 150 others. (radio free europe/radio liberty). (al jazeera). a suicide car bombing occurs at a quetta police checkpoint, killing at least 13.

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What happened in 1947?

1947 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Dizzy Gillespie presented his 1st Carnegie Hall concert in New York
  • Former Yank manager Joe McCarthy signs to manage Red Sox
  • Record World Series crowd of 73,365 at Yankee Stadium

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What was the calendar for June 1947?

June 1947 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how June 1947 calendar looked like.

Monday June 23, 1947