What Happened on November 2, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 7th Ryder Cup: US wins 11-1 at Portland Golf Club (Portland, Oregon, US)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Hughes flies "Spruce Goose", a huge wooden airplane for the first and last time

Aviator and Businessman Howard Hughes
Aviator and Businessman
Howard Hughes

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Pegg, British pop bassist (Jethro Tull-Crest of a Nave), born in Birmingham, England
  • David Anthony Ahern, composer