Sunday March 23, 1947

US date format: 3/23/1947, UK date format: 23/3/1947

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 23, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Barbara Rhoades and James Patterson. Buck Privates Come Home, directed by Charles Barton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Juvenile Jury.
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Buck Privates Come Home

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Tom Brown, Joan Shawlee

Tarzan and the Huntress

Directed by: Kurt Neumann

Starring: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield, Patricia Morison

Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman

Directed by: Stuart Heisler

Starring: Susan Hayward, Lee Bowman, Marsha Hunt, Eddie Albert

Yankee Fakir

Directed by: W. Lee Wilder

Starring: Douglas Fowley, Joan Woodbury, Clem Bevans, Ransom M. Sherman

Carnival in Costa Rica

Directed by: Gregory Ratoff

Starring: Dick Haymes, Vera-Ellen, Cesar Romero, Celeste Holm


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 23, 1947?


  • Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
  • Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
  • Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
  • Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 23, 1947?

    Top #1 songs in the USA

  1. Frankie Laine - That's My Desire

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Juvenile Jury

Starring: Jack Barry, Red Skelton, Mary Small

Country: United States of America

Show Business, Inc.

Country: United States of America

Small Fry Club

Starring: Bob Emery, Howard J. Schuman

Country: United States of America

Television Dancing Club

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