On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1947

Historical Events

  • Hungarian premier Ferenc Nagy resigns
  • Monte Carlo and Alma Sanders' musical "Louisiana Lady" opens at Century Theater, NYC; runs for 4 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Elder, British opera and symphony conductor

Famous Deaths

  • Herman Darewsky, British composer, dies at 64
1947 Highlights

About June 2, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini