Friday 24 January 1947
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 24, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Michio Kaku and Warren Zevon.
Nora Prentiss, directed by Vincent Sherman, 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 24 January 1947
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Which were the important events of 24 January 1947 ?
- Jim Ross Day - State of Oklahoma
- Roman Catholic Church - Feasts of St. Francis de Sales and Our Lady of Peace
- Roman Empire - first day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra
- Michio Kaku: American professor at City College in New York City and the leading exponent of theoretical physics.
- Warren Zevon: American singer-songwriter (Hindu Love Gods and lyme and cybelle) (d. 2003).
- Jenny Kee: Australian fashion designer and retailer of knitwear, textile and accessories, a celebrity artist and a conservationist.
- Alba Rigazzi: Italian beauty queen, voted Miss Italy 1965.
- David Randall: Priest.
- Masashi Ozaki: Japanese baseball player and golfer.
- Warren Zevon in Chicago: Illinois, USA; rocker ("Excitable Boy").
- Giorgio Chinaglia soccer star (Lazio of Italy: New York Cosmos).
- Giorgio Chinaglia: Italian champion soccer player, he played for Swansea City (1964–1966), Massese (1966–1967), Internapoli (1967–1969), Lazio (1969–1976), and the.
- Felix Timmermans: Belgian-Flemish novelist of great importance, recognized for his many novels of country life, religion and animals, written with humor and grace.
- NFL adds 5th official (back judge) and allows sudden death in playoffs
- Greek banker Dimitrios Maximos becomes Prime Minister of Greece.
- Dimitrios Maximos founds a monarchist government in Athens.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
- Open The Door, Richard! - Jack McVea & His All-Stars