On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1947

Historical Events

  • 1948 NFL Draft: Harry Gilmer from University of Alabama first pick by Washington Redskins

Famous Birthdays

  • Janie Fricke, American country music singer (It Ain't Easy Bein' Easy), born in South Whitley, Indiana
1947 Highlights

About December 19, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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