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Thursday 28 August 1947

It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 28, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Alice Playten and Alice Playton in New York City. 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.
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What the sky looked like on 28 August 1947

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

L'onorevole Angelina

Directed by: Luigi Zampa

Starring: Anna Magnani, Nando Bruno, Ave Ninchi, Ernesto Almirante

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Stage to Mesa City

Directed by: Ray Taylor

Starring: Lash La Rue, Al St. John, Jennifer Holt, George Chesebro

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Dark Passage

Directed by: Delmer Daves

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Bruce Bennett, Agnes Moorehead

Country: United States

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The October Man

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

Starring: John Mills, Joan Greenwood, Edward Chapman, Kay Walsh

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Song of the Thin Man

Directed by: Edward Buzzell

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Keenan Wynn, Dean Stockwell

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Walter Compton News

Starring: Walter Compton

Country: United States

Saturday Night at the Palace

Starring: Doreen Austin

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Play the Game

Starring: Robert McDermott

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Seaside Concert Parties

Starring: Harry Brunning, Ken Douglas, Jimmy Edwards, Leonard Henry

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Musical Merry-Go-Round

Starring: Jack Kilty, Frederick DeWilde, Penny Gerard, Eve Young

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 August 1947 ?

Holidays:
  • Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
  • Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
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Famous Deaths:
  • Manolete : Spanish bull fighter who was gored to death during a bull fight on 28 August 1947.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 28, 1947 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1947 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Jo Stafford - Feudin' and Fightin'
  2. I Have But One Heart (O Marinariello) - Vic Damone

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