On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Mercury Morris, American football player, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Mike DeWine, American politician, senator-R-Ohio (1995-2007), Governor of Ohio (2019-), born in Springfield, Ohio
  • Ted Lange, American actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
1947 Highlights

About January 5, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn