Historical Events on January 4, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Park Avenue" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • "Show Boat" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 417 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emilio G. Segrè and Carlo Perrier announce technetium, a previously unknown element and the first artificially synthesized chemical element

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Emilio G. Segrè
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Emilio G. Segrè