On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1947

Historical Events

  • "Louisiana Lady" opens at Century Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Hungarian premier Ferenc Nagy resigns

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? 73 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini