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Tuesday 24 June 1947

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 24, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Peter Weller and Bryan Brown. Brute Force, directed by Jules Dassin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching The Borden Show.
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What the sky looked like on 24 June 1947

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Brute Force

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Hume Cronyn, Charles Bickford, Yvonne De Carlo

Country: United States

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So Well Remembered

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Mills, Martha Scott, Patricia Roc, Trevor Howard

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The Perils of Pauline

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Betty Hutton, John Lund, Billy De Wolfe, William Demarest

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Thunder Mountain

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Tim Holt, Martha Hyer, Richard Martin, Steve Brodie

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Heartaches

Directed by: Basil Wrangell

Starring: Sheila Ryan, Edward Norris, Chill Wills, Kenneth Farrell

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States

The Wife Saver

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States

Birthday Party

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States

Café Continental

Written by: Henry Caldwell

Starring: Claude Frederic

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Emil Seidel: American woodcarver and politician 36th Mayor of Milwaukee (d. 1947).
Facts:
  • 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.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on June 24, 1947 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1947 ?

Top #4 songs in the USA
  1. Peg O' My Heart - Ted Weems & His Orchestra
  2. One O'clock Boogie - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  3. Art Lund - Peg O' My Heart
  4. Peg O' My Heart - Buddy Clark

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