What Happened on December 1, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Don Bradman scores 185 in the 1st Cricket Test v India at the Gabba

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • India cricket all out for 58 v Australia at the Gabba, Toshack 5-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Alain Bashung, French singer
  • Bob Fulton, English-born Australian rugby league footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Aleister Crowley, British occultist, founded the religion of Thelema, dies at 72
  • G. H. Hardy, English mathematician (Hardy–Weinberg principle, A Mathematician's Apology), dies at 70