On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Collard, French concert pianist (Schumann; Brahms), and teacher, born in Paris (d. 1993)
  • Georgios Karatzaferis, Greek politician
  • Sergey Kovalneko, USSR, basketball (Olympic bronze 1968)
1947 Highlights

About August 11, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo