What Happened on December 12, 1947

Historical Events

  • United Mine Workers union withdrew from AFL

Famous Birthdays

  • Irving Azoff, American entertainment executive and artist manager (REO Speedwagon; The Eagles), born in Danville, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Huda Sha'arawi, Egyptian feminist and nationalist, founder of Egyptian Feminist Union, dies at 68
1947 Highlights

About December 12, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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