Historical Events In 1947
Saturday, 24 October 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 In the year 1947 200" mirror arrives at Mt Palomar
Nov 20 "Meet the Press" makes network TV debut on NBC in the year 1947.
Nov 20 Britain's Princess Elizabeth, marries Duke Philip Mountbatten on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1947 the first permanent TV installed on seagoing vessel (The New Jersey)
Nov 20 UN General assembly begins debate on printing their own stamps on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history bill Longson beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
Nov 23 On this day in history french govt of Schumann, forms
Nov 24 In the year 1947 john Steinbeck's novel "Pearl" published
Nov 24 John Steinbeck's novel "The Pearl" published in the year 1947.
Nov 24 In the year 1947 un-American Activities Committee finds "Hollywood 10" in contempt because of their refusal to reveal whether they were communists
Nov 25 In the year 1947 new Zealand accedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion
Nov 25 On this day in history new Zealand acedes to Statute of Westminster, becomes a dominion
Nov 27 In the year 1947 joe DiMaggio wins his 3rd MVP, beating Ted Williams by 1 vote
Nov 28 On this day in history 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 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 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 in the year 1947.
Nov 30 Earnest Lubitsch, actor/director (Anna Boleyn, Ninotchka), dies in the year 1947.
Dec 01 In the year 1947 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 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 on this day in history.
Dec 02 13th Heisman Trophy Award: John Lujack, Notre Dame (QB) in the year 1947.
Dec 03 Tennessee Williams' "Streetcar Named Desire," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 03 Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire makes its Broadway debut in the year 1947.
Dec 04 USSR joins International Amateur Athletic Union in the year 1947.
Dec 04 In the year 1947 uSSR joins Intl Amateur Athletic Union
Dec 05 Jersey Joe Walcott beats Joe Louis on this day in history.
Dec 05 Joe Louis beats Jersey Joe Walcott in 15 for heavyweight boxing title in the year 1947.
Dec 06 The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated in the year 1947.
Dec 08 "Caribbean Carnival" opens at International Theater NYC for 11 perfs in the year 1947.