Friday June 27, 1947: on this day

About June 27th, 1947, in brief:

  • Historical events: WRC TV channel 4 in Washington DC (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Day of the week: June 27th, 1947 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Isabelle Adjani, Chandler Riggs
  • Moon Phase: First Quarter
  • #1 US song: Peg O' My Heart by Buddy Clark
  • Popular movie: Brute Force directed by Jules Dassin

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What day of the week was June 27, 1947?

June 27, 1947 was a Friday and it was the 178th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 27, 1947 can also be written as 6/27/1947 in the US and as 27/6/1947 in UK and Europe.

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June 27, 1947: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 27, 1947:

  • Wrc tv channel 4 in washington dc (nbc) begins broadcasting

June 27, 1947: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 27, 1947: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 27th is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 27, 1947: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 27, 1947 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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June 27, 1947: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 27, 1947 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 27, 1947 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 27, 1947 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 77% full, rising at 03:15 pm and setting at 02:16 am.

The previous full moon was on Jun 03, 1947 while the next full moon would come on Jul 03, 1947.

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Who was born on June 27, 1947?

Famous people born on June 27, 1947:

  • François-Marie Banier

    French writer, gigolo and playwright.

  • Chava Sobel

    Progressive rabbi and activist advocating for social justice.

  • Gabriella Dorio

    Italian gold medalist in the 1500m women's race, los angeles olympics 1984.

  • Francisca "Cisca" Beaudoux

    Actress (2 under a cap).

  • Vasilis Papageorgopoulos
  • Zvonko Ivezić
  • Abdel Djaadaoui
  • Hans Ooft
  • César Antonio Santis

Whose famous birthday is on June 27th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 27th:

  • Isabelle Adjani
    Isabelle Adjani

    French actress, international film star.

  • Chandler Riggs
    Chandler Riggs

    Chandler riggs is a tv actor best known for his role as carl grimes on the popular tv show the walking dead.

  • Tobey Maguire
    Tobey Maguire

    American actor.

  • Nico Rosberg
    Nico Rosberg

    Nico rosberg is a retired german race car driver who is best known for winning the 2016 formula one world championship.

  • Ed Westwick
    Ed Westwick

    Ed westwick is an english actor best known for his role as chuck bass on the tv series gossip girl.

  • Drake Bell
    Drake Bell

    Drake bell is an american actor and musician best known for his role on the nickelodeon show drake & josh.

  • Sam Claflin
    Sam Claflin

    Sam claflin is a british actor known for his roles in the hunger games film series and me before you.

  • Christian Kane
    Christian Kane

    American singer and actor.

  • Courtney Ford
    Courtney Ford

    American producer and actress.

  • Emma Lahana
    Emma Lahana

    Tv actress.

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How old is someone born on June 27, 1947?

Someone born on June 27, 1947 is:

76 years 10 months old,

or 922 months and 27 days old,

or 4013 weeks

or 28091 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 27, 1947?

There are 34 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday June 27th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 27, 1947?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 27, 1947.


June 27, 1947: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 27, 1947:

  • Jürgen Wagner
  • Robert Broadwell
  • Léon-Alexandre Blanchot

What famous deaths happened on June 27th?

Famous deaths on June 27th:

  • Bud Spencer
    Bud Spencer

    Bud spencer is an actor, filmmaker, and former professional swimmer from italy.

  • Jack Lemmon
    Jack Lemmon

    American actor.

  • Joan Sims
    Joan Sims

    Actress (carry on behind carry on cleo).

  • Gale Storm
    Gale Storm

    American actress, and wholesome lead lady of minor films in '40s.

  • Ranjit Singh

    Founder of the Sikh Empire in the Indian subcontinent.

  • Edgel Vaughan

    Renowned guitarist and member of the band Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble.

  • Satoya Masamune

    Renowned samurai warrior known for his exceptional swordsmithing skills.

  • Ilija Petković

    Renowned Serbian footballer and coach.

  • Broox Tarrant

    Renowned actor known for his versatile roles in film and television.

  • Marguerette Zorach

    Renowned artist and entrepreneur known for her contributions to modern art.

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June 27, 1947: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 27, 1947:

  • National HIV Testing Day in United States
  • National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom [1]
  • Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
  • Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria

Observances on June 27, 1947:

  • Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day
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June 27, 1947: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 27, 1947 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 23rd and June 29th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 27, 1947: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 27, 1947 was Peg O' My Heart by Buddy Clark, according to the music chart for the week June 23rd and June 29th.

June 27, 1947: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 27, 1947 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 23rd and June 29th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Peg O' My Heart
  2. - Peg O' My Heart
  3. - One O'clock Boogie
  4. - Peg O' My Heart

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June 27, 1947: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 27, 1947 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Brute Force

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Jules Dassin

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Hume Cronyn, Charles Bickford, Yvonne De Carlo

Country: United States of America

So Well Remembered

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Mills, Martha Scott, Patricia Roc, Trevor Howard

Last of the Redmen

Release year: 1947

Directed by: George Sherman

Starring: Jon Hall, Michael O'Shea, Evelyn Ankers, Julie Bishop

The Perils of Pauline

Release year: 1947

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Betty Hutton, John Lund, Billy De Wolfe, William Demarest

Thunder Mountain

Release year: 1947

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Tim Holt, Martha Hyer, Richard Martin, Steve Brodie

June 27, 1947: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 27, 1947 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Borden Show

The Borden Show

Release year: 1947

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

The Wife Saver

The Wife Saver

Release year: 1947

Starring: Allen Prescott

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

Birthday Party

Birthday Party

Release year: 1947

Starring: Ted Brown, Aunt Grace, Bill Slater

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on June 27, 1947?

On June 27, 1947 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 27, 1947?

On June 27, 1947 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 27, 1947?

On June 27, 1947 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 27th?

June 27th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 27th day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 27th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 tunis bombings: two blasts from suicide bombers kill one officer and injure nine others in tunis.
  • 2018 - Fastjet shares fell 72% in the wake of equity talks between shareholders. the airline warned that trading could be stopped completely and that the company may be liquidated if no solution is found.
  • 2017 - Ukrainian crisis: maksym shapoval is assassinated by a car bomb in kiev. he was a ukrainian intelligence officer and the head of a special forces force unit.

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What happened in 1947?

1947 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Dizzy Gillespie presented his 1st Carnegie Hall concert in New York
  • Former Yank manager Joe McCarthy signs to manage Red Sox
  • Record World Series crowd of 73,365 at Yankee Stadium

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What was the calendar for June 1947?

June 1947 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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