What Happened on August 8, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Pakistan's National Flag is approved.

Famous Birthdays

  • Jose Cruz, leftfielder (St Louis Cards, Houston Astros)
  • Larry Wilcox, SD California, actor (Lassie, Officer Jon Baker-CHiPs)

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Ivanovich Denikin, Russian general (b. 1872)