Wednesday 29 January 1947
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Israel Wetrin and Michael Mavor.
Lady in the Lake, directed by Robert Montgomery, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dancing on Air.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 January 1947 ?
- Israel Wetrin: managing director (Elonex).
- Michael Mavor: Head Master (Rugby School).
- Marian Varga: Slovak musician.
- Jerry Adriani: Brazilian singer in the group "Jovem Guarda" (Youth.
- Jean-Paul Cluzel: French government official and politician.
- Ans Markus: Dutch society painter, autodidact.
- Linda Buck: American biologist and academic Nobel Prize laureate
- David Byron: English singer-songwriter (Uriah Heep and Spice) (d. 1985)
- Marián Varga: Slovak organist and composer
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1947 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Managua, Nicaragua - Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians
- Jack McVea & His All-Stars - Open The Door, Richard!
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