On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Pan American Airlines offers a round-the-world-ticket, the first commercial airline to do so
  • Ray Lindwall smashes 100 v England in MCG Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Millar, Canadian dressage rider (World Cup 1988, 89, Olympics 1996), born in Halifax, NS, Canada
  • Sandy Denny, English singer-songwriter (Fairport Convention-If You Gotta Go), born in London, England