What Happened on July 3, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 252,288 people (record) pass through Grand Central Station, NYC
  • Cleveland Indians purchase Larry Dolby, the 1st black in AL
  • Soviet Union doesn't participate in Marshall Plan

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Buckley, Big Springs Tx, actress (Abby-8 is Enough, 1776, Cats)
  • Dave Barry, American humorist and author