December 26, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • British transfer Heard & McDonald Islands (Indian Ocean) to Australia
  • Heavy snow blankets Northeast, buries NYC under 25.8" of snow in 16 hrs That same day, LA set a record high of 84°F

Birthdays in History

  • James T. Conway, 34th Commandant of the United States Marine Corps

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

President of Indonesia Suharto (26) weds Siti Hartinah (24) in Surakarta at a traditional Javanese ceremony

2nd President of Indonesia Suharto
2nd President of Indonesia
Suharto