Historical Events In 1947
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Jul 08 Demolition begins in NYC for UN HQ building on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1947 britain's Princess Elizabeth & Lt Philip Mountbatten's engagement
Jul 10 200 die when train derails & fell into a river in Canton, China on this day in history.
Jul 13 Warwick Armstrong, cricketer (50 Tests 1901-21, 2863 runs), dies on this day in history.
Jul 14 C A Wirtanen discovers asteroid #1747 Wright in the year 1947.
Jul 15 In the year 1947 henry Kolker, dies at 76
Jul 16 Bobo Newsom wins 200th game, 1st as a Yankee & Yanks 18th straight In nightcap Vic Rashi extends streak to 19 in the year 1947.
Jul 17 In the year 1947 raoul Wallenberg, Swedish diplomat in WW II (saved Jews), dies at 34
Jul 18 In the year 1947 british seize "Exodus 1947" ship of Jewish immigrants to Palestine
Jul 18 In the year 1947 president Harry S. Truman delegates responsibility for the civil administration of former Japanese mandated island to the Secretary of the Navy.
Jul 18 In the year 1947 uS receives UN trusteeship over Pacific Islands
Jul 19 In the year 1947 prime minister of shadow Burma government ,Bogyoke Aung San and 6 of his cabinet and 2 non-cabinet members were assassinated by British , which resulted in the political chaos in the country lasting until now.
Jul 21 In the year 1947 indonesia begins 1st political election
Jul 22 -8ø F (-13ø C), Charlotte Pass, NSW (Australian record) in the year 1947.
Jul 22 -8°F (-13°C), Charlotte Pass, NSW (Australian record) on this day in history.
Jul 23 1st (US Navy) air squadron of jets, Quonset Point, RI on this day in history.
Jul 23 First Navy all jet squadron (VF-17A) receives its first aircraft (FH) in the year 1947.
Jul 23 On this day in history the first US Navy air squadron of jets, Quonset Point, RI
Jul 24 Ernest Austin, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1947.
Jul 25 In the year 1947 uS Air Force, Navy & War Dept form US Dept of Defense
Jul 25 In the year 1947 uS Deptartment of the Army created
Jul 26 On this day in history department of Defense established
Jul 26 Department of Defense forms in the year 1947.
Jul 26 National Security Act establishes the CIA on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1947 yogi Berri starts record 148 game errorless streak
Jul 28 In the year 1947 iuliu Maniu's Boer party becomes forbidden in Romania
Jul 29 ENIAC, one of the world's first digital computers, was turned back on after receiving a memory implant on this day in 1947 on this day in history.
Jul 29 Gas leak explodes in a beauty parlor, 10 women die in Harrisonburg Va in the year 1947.
Jul 30 Cin Reds 16 game win streak ends, losing to NY Giants 5-4 on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history george Challenor, cricketer (played in 1st WI Test side 1928), dies
Jul 30 On this day in history the birth of Arnold Schwarzenegger, American actor
Aug 04 Birthdate of the Medical Service Corps on this day in history.
Aug 04 The Supreme Court of Japan is established on this day in history.
Aug 05 Joannes D M Cornelissen, historian (Johann de White), dies on this day in history.