What Happened on August 1, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Medium & The Telephone" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 211 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris L. Barnard, Welsh footballer
  • Dennis Zine, Los Angeles City Councilman
  • Rick Anderson, rock bassist (Tubes)
  • Ricky Coonce, rock drummer (Grass Roots), born in Los Angeles, California