On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1947

Historical Events

  • Constitution of the Republic of China comes into effect
  • Taiwan passes Human Rights laws (Day of Earth Law)

Famous Birthdays

  • Connie Petracek, Chambersburg PA, pistol shooter (Olympics 92, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • Gaspar G. Bacon, was Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1886)
1947 Highlights

About December 25, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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