What Happened on August 3, 1947

Famous Deaths

  • Vic Willis, American Baseball HOF pitcher (no-hitter 1899; World Series 1909; MLB ERA leader 1899 & strikeout leader 1902; Boston Beaneaters, Pittsburgh Pirates), dies at 71
1947 Highlights

About August 3, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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