On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1947

Historical Events

  • Hungarian communist party wins election
  • NY Giants set season record for HRs by a club 183 (en route to 221)

Famous Birthdays

  • Luca di Montezemolo, Italian businessman
  • Mona Marshall, American voice actress
  • Yumiko ƌshima, Japanese manga artist
1947 Highlights

About August 31, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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