Sunday October 26, 1947
US date format: 10/26/1947, UK date format: 26/10/1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 26, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour), Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Hillary Clinton and Michèle Bernard.
Body and Soul, directed by Robert Rossen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Eye Witness.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 26, 1947?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
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- The Maharaja of Kashmir agrees to allow his kingdom to join India.
- Canon Edwin Sidney Savage: English rector (Born 1862).
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 26, 1947?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Dinah Shore - You Do
- Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra - Kokomo, Indiana
- Dick Haymes - I Wish I Didn't Love You So
- Ted Weems & His Orchestra - Mickey
Sport Games on October 26, 1947
- Boston Yanks - Chicago Cardinals : 7 - 27
- Chicago Bears - Washington Redskins : 56 - 20
- Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 17 - 34
- Los Angeles Rams - Philadelphia Eagles : 7 - 14
- Pittsburgh Steelers - New York Giants : 38 - 21
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 26If October 26, 1947 is your birthday you're 73 years, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 26 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).
Who was the Pope on October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 Pope Pius XII was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 26, 1947?
On October 26, 1947 several famous people were born including, Hillary Clinton, Michèle Bernard, John Robbins.
Which famous people died on October 26, 1947?
Famous people died on October 26, 1947 include, Canon Edwin Sidney Savage.