What Happened on February 21, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast of 1st US TV soap opera "A Woman to Remember"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st instant developing camera demonstrated by Edwin Land in NYC

Scientist and Inventor Edwin Land
Scientist and Inventor
Edwin Land
  • Whipper Billy Watson beats Bill Longson, to become wrestling champ

Famous Birthdays

  • Olympia J Snowe, (Rep-R-ME, 1979- )
  • Victor Sokolov, Russian journalist (d. 2006)