Thursday July 31, 1947

US date format: 7/31/1947, UK date format: 31/7/1947

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 31, 1947). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Stone (singer) and Hubert Védrine. 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.
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Kiss of Death

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

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

Country: United States of America

Life with Father

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

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

Country: United States of America

The Pretender

Directed by: W. Lee Wilder

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

Adventure Island

Directed by: Sam Newfield

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

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

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

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 31, 1947?


    Holidays

  • St. John Columbini
  • Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
  • St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of July 31, 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)

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those 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 of America

The Borden Show

Starring: Vaughn Taylor

Country: United States of America

In the Kelvinator Kitchen

Starring: Ray Forrest, Alma Kitchell

Country: United States of America

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