What Happened on December 8, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Caribbean Carnival" opens at International Theater NYC for 11 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Belinda Balaski, Inglewood CA, actor (Cannonball, Proud Men, Howling)
  • Frans Leijnse, Dutch politician (PvdA 2nd Chamber)
  • Geoff Daking, American rocker (Blue Magoos)
  • Gregg Allman, guitarist/vocalist (Allman Brothers Band), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Kati-Claudia Fofonoff, Skolt S├ími writer
  • Thomas R. Cech, American chemist, Nobel laureate