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Historical Events In 1947

Monday, 19 April 2021

Mar 06   In the year 1947 xB-45, 1st US 4-engine jet bomber, makes 1st test flight, Muroc, CA  

Mar 06   On this day in history xB-45, a US 4-engine jet bomber, makes first test flight, Muroc CA  

Mar 07   "Kraft Television Theater" premieres on NBC on this day in history.  

Mar 07   In the year 1947 general MacArthur approves Japanese constitution  

Mar 07   Paraguayian Government unleashes contra revolt in the year 1947.  

Mar 07   The Kuomintang and Communist Party of China resume full-fledged Civil War in the year 1947.  

Mar 09   In the year 1947 stanley Jackson, cricketer (20 Tests for England 1893-1905), dies  

Mar 09   US Ladies Figure Skating Championship won by Gretchen Merrill on this day in history.  

Mar 09   In the year 1947 uS Men's Figure Skating Championship won by Richard Button  

Mar 11   Ottawa-born Barbara Ann Scott gets a ticker-tape parade down Bay Street after winning the World Figure Skating Championship; a year later she wins Olympic Gold on this day in history.  

Mar 11   On this day in history victor Hely-Hutchinson, composer, dies at 45  

Mar 12   "Chocolate Soldier" opens at Century Theater NYC for 69 performances on this day in history.  

Mar 12   In the year 1947 belgian government of Huysmans resigns  

Mar 12   President Truman introduces Truman-doctrine to fight communism on this day in history.  

Mar 13   In the year 1947 "Brigadoon" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 581 performances  

Mar 13   19th Academy Awards "Best Years of Our Lives", Frederic March, Olivia de Havilland win on this day in history.  

Mar 13   19th Academy Awards: "Best Years of Our Lives", Frederic March, Olivia de Havilland win on this day in history.  

Mar 15   In the year 1947 john Lee appointed 1st black commissioned officer in US Navy  

Mar 15   John Lee appointed first black commissioned officer in US Navy in the year 1947.  

Mar 16   Convair Liner, 1st US twin-engine pressurized airplane, tested in the year 1947.  

Mar 16   Convair Liner, first US twin-engine pressurized airplane, tested on this day in history.  

Mar 18   William Durant auto manufacturer cofounder of Chevrolet, founder of General Motors, died on this day in the year 1947.  

Mar 19   In the year 1947 belgian government of Spaak, forms  

Mar 19   On this day in history belgian govt of Spaak, forms  

Mar 19   Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek conquers Jenan on this day in history.  

Mar 19   In the year 1947 willem F J Pijper, Dutch composer/critic, dies at 52  

Mar 20   In the year 1947 180-metric ton blue whale (record) caught in South Atlantic  

Mar 21   In the year 1947 pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Fulgens radiatur  

Mar 21   In the year 1947 president Truman signs Executive Order 9835 requiring all federal employees to have allegiance to the United States  

Mar 22   In the year 1947 president Truman signs executive order calling for loyalty  

Mar 24   In the year 1947 congress proposes 2-term limitation on the Presidency  

Mar 24   In the year 1947 john D Rockefeller Jr donates NYC East River site to the UN  

Mar 24   On this day in history the birth of Alan Sugar, British business Tycoon (Amstrad)  

Mar 25   In the year 1947 9th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Holy Cross beats Okla 58-47  

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Famous Birthdays In 1947

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1947 birth of aleksandr Tikhonova, USSR, biathalon relay (Oly-gold-1968, 72, 76, 80)  

Jan 02   Calvin Hill, NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys) was born in the year 1947.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of lanny Bassham, US, rifle-3 position (Olympic-gold-1976)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of jack Hanna, American zoologist  

Jan 03   In the year 1947 birth of sergey Filipovich Protchenko, Russian cosmonaut  

Jan 04   J Danforth Quayle, (Sen-R-Ind, 44th VP 1989-93)/rich draft dodger was born in the year 1947.  

Jan 04   In the year 1947 birth of chris Cutler, English musician and composer (Henry Cow, Art Bears)  

Jan 04   Rick Stein, English chef and television presenter was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1947

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   On this day in history forrest Reid, Irish author/critic (Young Tom, Apostate), dies at 71  

Jan 09   On this day in history karl Mannheim, sociologist (Diagnosis of Our Time), dies at 53  

Jan 11   On this day in history death of eva Tanguay, Canadian-born singer and entertainer (b. 1879)  

Jan 12   Jonas Cohn, German/English philosopher (Wertwissenschaft), dies at 77 in the year 1947.  

Jan 13   Veit Valentin, German/US historian (German People), dies at 61 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history death of elizabeth Short, the Black Dahlia (b. 1924)  

Jan 17   In the year 1947 death of pyotr Krasnov, Russian counter-revolutionary (b. 1869)  

Jan 20   Josh Gibson, Negro League slugger, dies of a brain tumor at age 35 in the year 1947.  

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