On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Ak-47 goes into production in the Soviet Union

Famous Birthdays

  • Lance Clemons, American baseball player (Kansas City Royals), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Richard Beckinsale, English actor (Porridge, Doing Time), born in Carlton, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 1979)