Tuesday 26 August 1947
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 26, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Anne Archer and Paul Emsley.
L'onorevole Angelina, directed by Luigi Zampa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching The Walter Compton News.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 August 1947
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1947 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
- Paul Emsley: Artist.
- Anne Archer: Actress.
- Candy Moore in Maplewood: New Jersey, USA; actress (Lunch Wagon, Tomboy and Champ).
- Emiliano Diez: Cuban actor.
- Emiliano Díez: Cuban-American actor and singer.
- Nicolae Dobrin: Romanian footballer and manager (d. 2007).
- 1st black baseball pitcher Don Bankhead (Hit a HR on 1st at bat)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Jo Stafford - Feudin' and Fightin'
- I Have But One Heart (O Marinariello) - Vic Damone