September 16, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • John Cobb sets world auto speed record at 394.2 MPH
  • Typhoon Kathleen hits Saitama, Tokyo and Tone River area, killing at least 1,930

Birthdays in History

  • Aleksandr V Rutskoi, Ukrainian Hero of USSR/VP (1991- )
  • Enrique Krauze, Mexican historian and writer
  • Michael R McNulty, (Rep-D-NY)