1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1947th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 947th year of the 2nd millennium, the 47th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1940s decade.
Blackie the Sheep (1947–1949) Mighty Mouse (1942–1955) Pluto (1937–1951) Goofy (1939–1953) Woody Woodpecker (1941–1949) Yosemite Sam (1945–1963) Births. January 8 – David Bowie, English singer, songwriter and actor (d. 2016) January 15 – Andrea Martin, Canadian-American actress
Possessed is a 1947 American film noir psychological drama directed by Curtis Bernhardt, starring Joan Crawford, Van Heflin, and Raymond Massey in a tale about an unstable woman's obsession with her ex-lover.
Born to Kill is a 1947 American film noir starring Lawrence Tierney and directed by Robert Wise. It was the first film noir by Wise, whose later films in the genre include The Set-Up (1949) and The Captive City (1952). The film also features Claire Trevor, Walter Slezak, and Elisha Cook Jr.
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October–November – Great Fires of 1947: Forest fires in Maine consume more than 200,000 acres of wooded land statewide, including over 17,000 acres on Mount Desert Island alone. 16 persons are killed and more than 1,000 homes destroyed in the blazes, with total property damage exceeding $23 million.
The 1947 Indian Independence Act (1947 c. 30 (10 & 11. Geo. 6.)) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that partitioned British India into the two new independent dominions of India and Pakistan.
- 10 & 11 Geo. 6, c. 30
- 18 July 1947
- An Act to make provision for the setting up in India of two independent dominion states, to substitute other provisions for certain provisions of the Government of India Act, 1935, which apply outside those dominions, and to provide for other matters consequential on or connected with the setting up of those Dominions.
Between the months of December 1946 and January 1947, Patel worked with civil servant V. P. Menon on the latter's suggestion for a separate dominion of Pakistan created out of Muslim-majority provinces. Communal violence in Bengal and Punjab in January and March 1947 further convinced Patel of the soundness of partition.
1947-1956: Cominform (Biroul Comunist de Informații). Agenție comunistă internațională fondată de Uniunea Sovietică. Membri fondatori, partide comuniste din: Bulgaria, Cehoslovacia, Franța, Italia, Iugoslavia (1947-1948), Polonia, România și Ungaria. CIA (Central Intelligence Agency).
2. juni - Boris Nilević (1947–1999), bosanskohercegovački historičar; 17. juni - Blaž Kraljević , komandant HOS-a u BiH, general Armije RBiH; 21. juni - Fernando Savater , španski filozof;
21 augusti – Theodore G. Bilbo, amerikansk politiker, senator 1935-1947. 11 september – Victor Horta, belgisk arkitekt och formgivare. 3 oktober – Henrik Schück, svensk litteraturhistoriker, ledamot av Svenska Akademien 1913-1947. 4 oktober – Max Planck, tysk fysiker, nobelpristagare. 6 oktober – Leevi Madetoja, finsk tonsättare.