On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1947

Historical Events

  • Military coup discovered in France

Famous Birthdays

  • Ervin Hall, 100m hurdler (Olympic silver 1968), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Person of interestLarry David

Larry David, American actor, comedian and screenwriter (Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm), born in Brooklyn, New York

Comedian and Writer Larry David
Comedian and Writer
Larry David
  • Luci Baines Johnson Nugent Turpin, daughter of President LBJ
1947 Highlights

About July 2, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer