Historical Events In 1947
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Nov 17 On this day in history ricarda Huch, writer, dies at 83
Nov 17 On this day in history the U.S. Screen Actors Guild implements an anti-Communist loyalty oath.
Nov 19 200" mirror arrives at Mt Palomar on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1947 "Meet the Press" makes network TV debut on NBC
Nov 20 On this day in history britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
Nov 20 The first permanent TV installed on seagoing vessel (The New Jersey) in the year 1947.
Nov 20 UN General assembly begins debate on printing their own stamps in the year 1947.
Nov 21 On this day in history bill Longson beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
Nov 23 French govt of Schumann, forms in the year 1947.
Nov 24 On this day in history john Steinbeck's novel "Pearl" published
Nov 24 John Steinbeck's novel "The Pearl" published in the year 1947.
Nov 24 Un-American Activities Committee finds "Hollywood 10" in contempt because of their refusal to reveal whether they were communists in the year 1947.
Nov 25 New Zealand accedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion in the year 1947.
Nov 25 New Zealand acedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion on this day in history.
Nov 27 Joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP, beating Ted Williams by 1 vote in the year 1947.
Nov 28 In the year 1947 jacques-Philippe Leclerc, WW II hero (liberator of Paris), dies at 44
Nov 29 35th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Calgary Stampeders, 10-9 on this day in history.
Nov 29 Despite strong Arab opposition, the United Nations votes for the partition of Palestine and the creation of an independent Jewish state on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1947 uN Gen Assembly partitions Palestine between Arabs andJews
Nov 30 Arab terrorist campaign opens in Palestine on this day in history.
Nov 30 Day after UN decree for Israel, Jewish settlements attacked on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1947 earnest Lubitsch, actor/director (Anna Boleyn, Ninotchka), dies
Dec 01 On this day in history aleister Edward S Crowley, British occultist, dies at 72
Dec 01 In the year 1947 bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba
Dec 01 In the year 1947 marine Helicopter Experimental Squadron, HMX-1, was established at MCAS Quantico,its mission was to develop techniques and tactics for the various uses of helicopters in amphibious operations.
Dec 02 In the year 1947 13th Heisman Trophy Award: John Lujack, Notre Dame (QB)
Dec 03 On this day in history tennessee Williams' "Streetcar Named Desire," premieres in NYC
Dec 03 Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire makes its Broadway debut in the year 1947.
Dec 04 USSR joins International Amateur Athletic Union on this day in history.
Dec 04 USSR joins Intl Amateur Athletic Union on this day in history.
Dec 05 Jersey Joe Walcott beats Joe Louis on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history joe Louis beats Jersey Joe Walcott in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
Dec 06 The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated in the year 1947.
Dec 08 In the year 1947 "Caribbean Carnival" opens at International Theater NYC for 11 perfs