What Happened on October 2, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Music in My Heart" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 124 performances
  • Revised International Telecommunication Convention adopted

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Yankee Yogi Berra becomes 1st to pinch hit a World Series homer

MLB Catcher and Manager Yogi Berra
MLB Catcher and Manager
Yogi Berra

Famous Deaths

  • Peter D. Ouspensky, Russian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1878)