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Wednesday 26 March 1947

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on March 26, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ian Tough and Elton John. Monsieur Verdoux, directed by Charles Chaplin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Juvenile Jury.
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What the sky looked like on 26 March 1947

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

Monsieur Verdoux

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mady Correll, Allison Roddan, Robert Lewis

Country: United States

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Fear in the Night

Directed by: Maxwell Shane

Starring: Paul Kelly, DeForest Kelley, Ann Doran, Kay Scott

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Philo Vance's Gamble

Directed by: Basil Wrangell

Starring: Alan Curtis, Vivian Austin, Frank Jenks, Tala Birell

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West to Glory

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Eddie Dean, Flash, Roscoe Ates, Dolores Castle

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Buck Privates Come Home

Directed by: Charles Barton

Starring: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Tom Brown, Joan Shawlee

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TV Series

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

Juvenile Jury

Starring: Jack Barry, Red Skelton, Mary Small

Country: United States

Show Business, Inc.

Country: United States

Small Fry Club

Starring: Bob Emery, Howard J. Schuman

Country: United States

Television Dancing Club

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 26 March 1947 ?

  • Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
  • Saint Ludger
  • Saint Larissa
  • Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
  • Zoroastrianism - Prophet Zoroaster's Birthday.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ian Tough: Scottish entertainer with a stage act called "The Krankies," in which his wife Janette plays "Wee Jimmy," a cheeky schoolboy.
  • Elton John: Musician.
  • Carmen Krolis: Suriname/Netherlands singer.
  • Dar Robinson: American stuntman and actor (d. 1986).
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 26, 1947 - Geocentric view

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Linda - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
  2. How are Things in Glocca Mora? - Dick Haymes

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