February 5, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Bolewet Beirut becomes president of Poland

Birthdays in History

  • Mary Louise Cleave, Southampton NY, PhD/astronaut (STS 61-B, STS 30)

Deaths in History

  • Ganzefles, Dutch nazi spy/Jews hunter, executed
  • Hans Fallada, German writer (Little Man, What Now?), dies at 53