On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Augusto Matine, Portuguese soccer midfielder (9 caps; Benfica, Vitória de Setúbal) and manager (Mozambique national team), born in Lourenço Marques, Mozambique (d. 2020)
  • Kevin Bloody Wilson [Dennis Bryant], Australian musical comedian, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Mike Krzyzewski, US basketball coach, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Tony Butler, British musician & rock bassist (Big Country-It's a Big Country, Wonderland), born in Shepherd's Bush, London
1947 Highlights

About February 13, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius