January 4, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


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

Deaths in History

  • Forrest Reid, Irish author/critic (Young Tom, Apostate), dies at 71