On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Sweethearts" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 288 performances
  • Arthur Honegger's 4th Symphony premieres in Basel

Famous Birthdays

  • Jill Eikenberry, (Ann Kelsey-LA Law, Manhattan Project), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Jimmy Ibbotson, Penn, country singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
  • Michel Jonasz, French singer and composer
  • Pye Hastings, English singer and musician (Caravan)