On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1947

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestDanielle Steel

Danielle Steel, American author (Rememberance, Zoya, Star, Daddy), born in New York City, New York

Novelist Danielle Steel
Danielle Steel
  • Maddy Prior, English folk singer (Steeleye Span, Silly Sisters, Carnival Band), born in Blackpool, United Kingdom
  • Peter Christian, English actor, born in Liverpool, England
1947 Highlights

About August 14, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo