Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Wednesday 30 July 1947

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 30, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Arnold Schwarzenegger and Françoise Barré-Sinoussi. Kiss of Death, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1947 On TV people were watching Play the Game.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1947 or at July 30 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 30 July 1947 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 30 July 1947

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on this day


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

Kiss of Death

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Starring: Victor Mature, Brian Donlevy, Coleen Gray, Richard Widmark

Country: United States

More info

Life with Father

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Starring: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor, Edmund Gwenn

Country: United States

More info

The Pretender

Directed by: W. Lee Wilder

Starring: Albert Dekker, Catherine Craig, Charles Drake, Alan Carney

More info

Adventure Island

Directed by: Sam Newfield

Starring: Rory Calhoun, Rhonda Fleming, Paul Kelly, John Abbott

More info

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

Starring: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Fay Bainter

Country: United States

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 30 July 1947

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

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

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

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 30 July 1947!


Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 July 1947 ?

  • Vanuatu - Independence Day
  • St. Julitta (a martyr)
  • St. Sennen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Abdon
Famous Birthdays:
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger: Austrian-born actor and politician began his career as a body-builder, ultimately winning several titles for his strength and magnificently sculpted body, including "Mr.
  • Françoise Barré-Sinoussi: French virologist who was a corecipient, with Luc Montagnier and Harald zur Hausen, of the 2008 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine.
  • William Atherton: American actor of stage, film and TV, his films include "Sugarland Express," "Looking for Mr.
  • Ronald Pina: American lawyer, district attorny of bristol county, ma, gained celebrity status in gang rape case; d.a.
  • Stan Kroenke: Businessman.
See other famous people born on 30 July
Famous Deaths:
  • Joseph Cook: English-Australian miner and politician 6th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1947).
  • Cin Reds 16 game win streak ends, losing to New York Giants 5-4

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 30, 1947 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on July 30, 1947 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 30 July 1947

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 30 July 1947 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1947?

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Music Charts

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

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. I Ain't Mad at You - Count Basie & His Orchestra
  2. I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now (Decca) - Perry Como (Ted Weems Orchestra)

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 30 July 1947 is such a special date for you!