On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1947

Historical Events

  • The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicated.

Famous Birthdays

  • Lawrence Cannon, Canadian politician (9th Minister of Foreign Affairs), born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • Miroslav Vitou┼í, Czech jazz bassist (Weather Report), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
1947 Highlights

About December 6, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius