What Happened on July 9, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Engagement of Britain's Princess Elizabeth & Lt Philip Mountbatten

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Spain votes for Franco monarchy

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

Famous Birthdays

  • Haruomi Hosono, Japanese musician
  • Jerney Kaagman, Dutch singer (Earth & Fire)
  • Mitch Mitchell, drummer (Jimi Hendrix Experience)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

O.J. Simpson [Orenthal James], NFL running back (Buf Bills), born in San Francisco, California

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson

Famous Deaths

  • Lucjan ┼╗eligowski, Polish general (b. 1865)