Tuesday 23 September 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Don Grolnick and Mary Kay Place in Tulsa.
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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- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Adomnan of Iona, Saint Constantius, Saint Thecla.
- French Republican Calendar - Safran (Saffron) Day, second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Saudi Arabia - National Day (unification 1932)
- Japanese Autumnal equinox Day (????/Sh?bun no hi)
- Celebrate Bisexuality Day - September 23rd of every year is designated as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and celebrated by members of the bisexual community and their allies worldwide. Observed annually since 1999.
- Also see September 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In ancient Latvia, the second day of Mikeli
- Astrology: Usually the first day of sun sign Libra in the tropical zodiac.
- Traditional New Year's Day in Constantinople and Eastern Orthodox churches ? because of the birthday of August, not because of the equinox.
- Don Grolnick: Jazz musician.
- Mary Kay Place in Tulsa: Oklahoma, USA; actress/country singer (Mary Hartman!).
- Christian Escoudé: French jazz guitarist.
- Christian Bordeleau: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Mary Place: American actress singer director and screenwriter.
- Neal Smith: American drummer and songwriter (Plasmatics)
- Nikola Petkov: Leader of Bulgaria Boer party, hanged.
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