On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1947

Historical Events

  • Australia v England at MCG drawn in 6 days, 1st cricket draw in Australia since 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • David Porcelijn, Dutch composer & conductor, born in Achtkarspelen, Netherlands
  • Shobha De, Indian columnist & novelist, born in Satara, India
1947 Highlights

About January 7, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 75 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn