On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1947

Historical Events

  • United Mine Workers union withdrew from AFL

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? 72 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius