On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1947

Historical Events

  • "Bay Psalm" book auctioned for a record $151,000

Famous Birthdays

  • MJ Ainsworth, CEO (Institute of Chartered Secretaries)
  • Valerie Bragg, principal (City Technology College-Kingshurst)

Famous Deaths

  • Reynaldo Hahn, Venezuelan-French singer, composer, conductor, and music critic, dies at 72
1947 Highlights

About January 28, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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