Tuesday June 24, 1947: on this day

About June 24th, 1947, in brief:

  • Historical events: 29th PGA Championship: Jim Ferrier at Plum Hollow Country Club - Detroit
  • Day of the week: June 24th, 1947 was a Tuesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Mick Fleetwood, Mindy Kaling
  • 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 24th, 1947? See below for more news and curiosities on June 24th, 1947.


What day of the week was June 24, 1947?

June 24, 1947 was a Tuesday and it was the 175th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 24, 1947 can also be written as 6/24/1947 in the US and as 24/6/1947 in UK and Europe.

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June 24, 1947: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 24, 1947:

  • 29th pga championship: jim ferrier at plum hollow country club - detroit
  • Jackie robinson swipes home for 1st of 19 times in his career
  • Jim ferrier wins pga golf tournament
  • Kenneth arnold makes the first widely reported ufo sighting near mount rainier, washington.

June 24, 1947: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 24, 1947: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 24th 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 24, 1947: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 24, 1947 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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June 24, 1947: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 24, 1947 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 24, 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 24, 1947 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 46% full, rising at 11:57 am and setting at 01:05 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 24, 1947?

Famous people born on June 24, 1947:

  • Peter Weller
    Peter Weller

    American actor.

  • Tibor Zalán

    Tibor Zalán is a contemporary Hungarian novelist and playwright who has written extensively about the social and political issues facing...

  • Tery Goddard

    Tery Goddard is an American politician who served as the 24th Attorney General of Arizona from 1987 to 1991.

  • Baldemar Velásquez

    Baldemar Velásquez is a prominent labor leader known for his work in advocating for farmworkers' rights.

  • Clarissa Dickson Wright

    British celebrity chef and television personality, famous for co-hosting 'Two Fat Ladies'.

  • Russell Pearce

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

  • Delroy Chuck

    Jamaican politician who has served in various government positions.

  • Gabrielle LeDuc

    French politician who served as a Member of the European Parliament.

  • Mick Fleetwood

    English drummer (fleetwood mac).

  • Marianne Delgorge

    Singer / actress (ice cream soda).

  • Clarissa Wright

    Author and academic english chef (d. 2014).

  • Jennie Williams

    American computer analyst, who had two children: a son on 10/17/1980, and a girl on 7/23/1983.

  • Bryan Brown


  • Terry Hibbitt
  • Mike de Albuquerque
  • Rodolfo Torti
  • Helena Vondráčková

Whose famous birthday is on June 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 24th:

  • Mick Fleetwood
    Mick Fleetwood

    Mick fleetwood is a british musician and actor, best known as the drummer and co-founder of the rock band fleetwood mac.

  • Mindy Kaling
    Mindy Kaling

    American comedian, writer, producer, and actress.

  • Minka Kelly
    Minka Kelly

    Minka kelly is an american actress known for her roles in tv shows such as friday night lights and parenthood.

  • Nancy Allen
    Nancy Allen

    Nancy allen is an american actress known for her roles in iconic films such as 'carrie' and 'robocop'.

  • Joe Penny
    Joe Penny

    British-american tv and film actor.

  • Michele Lee
    Michele Lee

    American actress and singer who played karen mackenzie on cbs's tv prime-time soap, "knots landing" for 14 seasons.

  • Iain Glen
    Iain Glen

    Scottish actor, who won the silver bear award at the berlin international film festival in 1990 for his portrayal as larry winters, the...

  • Carla Gallo
    Carla Gallo

    American actress.

  • Liane Balaban
    Liane Balaban

    Canadian actress.

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How old is someone born on June 24, 1947?

Someone born on June 24, 1947 is:

76 years 11 months old,

or 923 months

or 4013 weeks and 3 days old,

or 28094 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 24, 1947?

There are 31 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday June 24th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 24, 1947?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 24, 1947.


June 24, 1947: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 24, 1947:

  • Emil Seidel

    American politician, mayor of milwaukee (b. 1864).

  • Marianna Amico Roxas
  • Bartolomeo Pagano

What famous deaths happened on June 24th?

Famous deaths on June 24th:

  • Eli Wallach
    Eli Wallach

    American actor, tv and stage actor.

  • Jackie Gleason
    Jackie Gleason

    American comedian.

  • David Tomlinson
    David Tomlinson

    Scotland, united kingdom -- actor ("mary poppins," helter skelter).

  • Brian Keith
    Brian Keith

    American actor and tv star, who was versatile enough to play everything, from a homicidal maniac, to a burly soldier man, to a kind parent,...

  • Paul Winchell
    Paul Winchell

    American actor, voice artist, and ventriloquist (b. 1922).

  • Hibari Misora
    Hibari Misora

    Japanese actress and singer (born 1937).

  • Kabir

    Kabir was a 15th-century Indian mystic poet and saint, whose writings had a profound influence on the Bhakti movement.

  • Alveria Matarazzo

    Italian-Brazilian businesswoman known for her philanthropy and industrial empire.

  • Azarria Pitts

    Renowned actress known for her roles in silent films.

  • Xaivier Herbert

    Renowned author known for his impactful novels and essays.

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June 24, 1947: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 24, 1947:

  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Battle of Carabobo Day in Venezuela (1821)
  • FOte nationale du QuTbec, also called St-Jean-Baptiste Day
  • Day of Indian in Peru
  • Original Midsummer's Eve in Finland and Sweden, although the official holiday is now moved to the nearest Friday
  • St. John's Day in Estonia and Sao Joao in Porto
  • Festival of San Juan observed in Bolivia and Peru

Observances on June 24, 1947:

  • International Day of Women in Diplomacy
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June 24, 1947: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 24, 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 24, 1947: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 24, 1947 was Peg O' My Heart by Buddy Clark, according to the music chart for the week June 23rd and June 29th.

June 24, 1947: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 24, 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 24, 1947: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 24, 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 24, 1947: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 24, 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 24, 1947?

On June 24, 1947 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 24, 1947?

On June 24, 1947 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 24, 1947?

On June 24, 1947 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 24th?

June 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th 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 24th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 amhara region coup-d'etat: migbaru kbede, the attorney general of ethiopia's amhara region dies from injuries sustained during the attempted coup two days before. asaminew tsige was reportedly killed by security personnel.
  • 2018 - Eastern daraa offensive (june 2018: first time that russian warplanes provided air cover for the offensive
  • 2017 - Incidents between israeli and syrian ceasefire lines during the syrian civil war. israel and syria exchanged weapons fire in the disputed golan height. israel destroyed several targets, including two syrian tanks. although there were casualties on the ground in syria it is not known how many among the syrian forces. there were no injuries to israeli troops.

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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.

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