The #1 country song on August 17, 1947

Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)

Tex Williams 's Western Caravan

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Notable August 17 birthdays in the 1940s

Rod Macdonald

Folk Singer
Born August 17, 1948

Martha Coolidge

Director
Born August 17, 1946

Boog Powell

Baseball Player
Born August 17, 1941

Lady Colin Campbell

Non-Fiction Author
Born August 17, 1949

John Humphrys

Journalist
Born August 17, 1943

Larry Ellison

Entrepreneur
Born August 17, 1944

Sharat Saxena

Movie Actor
Born August 17, 1950

Shane Porteous

TV Actor
Born August 17, 1942