Saturday December 27, 1947
US date format: 12/27/1947, UK date format: 27/12/1947
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 27, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Peter Criss and Carlton Fisk.
Brighton Rock, directed by John Boulting, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
On TV people were watching Playroom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in those months ?
Which were the important events of December 27, 1947?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
- 1st Howdy Doody Show, (Puppet Playhouse), telecast on NBC
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1947?
- Here Comes Santa Claus (Down Santa Claus Lane) - Gene Autry
Top #1 songs in the USA
Make this date unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?