On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1947

Historical Events

  • Compton and Bill Edrich make 370 stand for 3rd wkt v South Africa

Historic Event

US President Truman's veto of Taft-Hartley Act overridden by Congress

Famous Birthdays

  • Bryan Brown, actor (F/X, Gorillas in the Mist, Kim, Tai-Pan), born in Sydney, New South Wales
1947 Highlights

About June 23, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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