What Happened on March 29, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Beggar's Holiday" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 111 performances
  • 101st Grand National: Eddie Dempsey aboard Caughoo wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Stepenovich Viktorenko, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-3, 8, 14, 20)
  • Bobby Kimball, [Robert Toteaux], Vinton LA, rocker (Toto-Roseann)
  • Peter Hinchcliffe, co-founder (Iceland Frozen Foods)