On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1947

Historical Events

  • 13th Heisman Trophy Award: Johnny Lujack, Notre Dame (QB)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Rouse, British auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 1981; British Saloon Car C'ship 1975, 83-85; Britcar 1985), born in Dymock, Gloucestershire, England
  • Dhiraj Parsana, Indian cricket all-rounder (2 Tests), born in Rajkot, Gujarat, India
  • Ivan Atanassov Petrov, Bulgarian neurologist (research on biopsy investigation of muscle and peripheral nerves in neuromuscular diseases), born in Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Michael Green, English businessman and psychotherapist, born in Hampstead, London
1947 Highlights

About December 2, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius