Historical Events In 1947
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Nov 17 On this day in history ricarda Huch, writer, dies at 83
Nov 17 The U.S. Screen Actors Guild implements an anti-Communist loyalty oath in the year 1947.
Nov 19 On this day in history 200" mirror arrives at Mt Palomar
Nov 20 "Meet the Press" makes network TV debut on NBC on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1947 britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten
Nov 20 The first permanent TV installed on seagoing vessel (The New Jersey) on this day in history.
Nov 20 UN General assembly begins debate on printing their own stamps in the year 1947.
Nov 21 Bill Longson beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become wrestling champ on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 24 Un-American Activities Committee finds "Hollywood 10" in contempt because of their refusal to reveal whether they were communists on this day in history.
Nov 25 New Zealand accedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history new Zealand acedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion
Nov 27 Joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP, beating Ted Williams by 1 vote on this day in history.
Nov 28 In the year 1947 jacques-Philippe Leclerc, WW II hero (liberator of Paris), dies at 44
Nov 29 In the year 1947 35th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Calgary Stampeders, 10-9
Nov 29 On this day in history despite strong Arab opposition, the United Nations votes for the partition of Palestine and the creation of an independent Jewish state.
Nov 29 UN Gen Assembly partitions Palestine between Arabs andJews on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history arab terrorist campaign opens in Palestine
Nov 30 Day after UN decree for Israel, Jewish settlements attacked in the year 1947.
Nov 30 On this day in history earnest Lubitsch, actor/director (Anna Boleyn, Ninotchka), dies
Dec 01 In the year 1947 aleister Edward S Crowley, British occultist, dies at 72
Dec 01 Bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba in the year 1947.
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 Tennessee Williams' "Streetcar Named Desire," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire makes its Broadway debut.
Dec 04 USSR joins International Amateur Athletic Union on this day in history.
Dec 04 In the year 1947 uSSR joins Intl Amateur Athletic Union
Dec 05 Jersey Joe Walcott beats Joe Louis in the year 1947.
Dec 05 Joe Louis beats Jersey Joe Walcott in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1947 the Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated.
Dec 08 On this day in history "Caribbean Carnival" opens at International Theater NYC for 11 perfs