What Happened on June 15, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st night game at Detroit Briggs Stadium (Tigers 4, Athletics 1)
  • 47th US Golf Open: Lew Worsham shoots a 282 at St Louis CC in MO

Famous Birthdays

  • Lee Purcell, Cherry Point NC, actor (Big Wednesday, Mr Majestyk)
  • Paul Patterson, composer