Thursday 27 November 1947
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Don Adams and Philippe Houzé.
Out of the Past, directed by Jacques Tourneur, 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 Charade Quiz.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 November 1947 ?
- Don Adams: American athlete, played pro basketball for seven seasons beginning in 1970.
- Philippe Houzé: French entrepreneur and CEO of Galeries Lafayette, a group of companies associated with the upmarket French department store of the same name.
- Ismaïl Guelleh: Ethiopian-Djiboutian lawyer and politician President of Djibouti.
- Neil Rosenshein: American tenor and actor.
- Joe DiMaggio wins his third Most Valuable Player, beating Ted Williams by one vote.
- In Paris, France, police occupy the editorial offices of the communist newspapers.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1947 ?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) - Ray McKinley & His Orchestra
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