Sunday 27 July 1947
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Betty Thomas in Saint Louis and Wayne Dowdy.
Possessed, directed by Curtis Bernhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while Lydia Bailey by Kenneth Roberts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Seaside Concert Parties.
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- Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
- Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
- St. Congall
- The Seven Sleepers, Saints Maximian
- Cuba - Revolution Day, 2nd Day
- St. Luican
- Betty Thomas in Saint Louis: Missouri, USA; actress (Lucy Baines - Hill Street Blues).
- Wayne Dowdy: (Rep-D-MS, 1981- ).
- Betty Thomas: American actress and TV series star, giving an Emmy-winning portrayal of Sgt.
- Kazuyoshi Miura: Japanese businessman (d. 2008).
- Yogi Berri starts record 148 game errorless streak
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