Thursday July 24, 1947

US date format: 7/24/1947, UK date format: 24/7/1947

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 24, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Minou Drouet and Jacques Fouroux. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, directed by Norman Z. McLeod, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Fay Bainter

Country: United States of America

The Romance of Rosy Ridge

Directed by: Roy Rowland

Starring: Van Johnson, Thomas Mitchell, Janet Leigh, Marshall Thompson

Deep Valley

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Ida Lupino, Dane Clark, Wayne Morris, Fay Bainter

Under the Tonto Rim

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Tim Holt, Nan Leslie, Richard Martin, Tom Keene

Bush Christmas

Directed by: Ralph Smart

Starring: Chips Rafferty, John Fernside, Stan Tolhurst, Pat Penny

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Historical Events

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    Holidays

  • Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
  • St. Ruffin
  • St. Wulfhad
  • St. David
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TV Series

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Play the Game

Starring: Robert McDermott

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Seaside Concert Parties

Starring: Harry Brunning, Ken Douglas, Jimmy Edwards, Leonard Henry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States of America

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

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