Wednesday 27 August 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 27, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Barbara Bach and Harry Reems.
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 27 August 1947
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 27 August 1947!
Which were the important events of 27 August 1947 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Barbara Bach: American model and actress.
- Harry Reems: American porn actor and director (d. 2013).
- Halil Berktay: Turkish historian and academic.
- Kirk Francis: American engineer and producer.
- Jacques Arnold: MP (Conservative).
- John Morrison: New Zealand cricketer and politician.
- Gavin Pfuhl: South African cricketer and sportscaster (d. 2002).
- Peter Krieg: German documentary filmmaker, producer and writer (Born 1947).
- Susie McAllister: LPGA golfer.
- When the French government lowers the daily bread ration to 200ampnbspgrams, causing riots in Verdun and in Le Mans.
Search For Your Ancestors
Planetary positions on this day
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
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