On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1947

Famous Deaths


Person of interestRichard Bedford Bennett

Richard Bedford Bennett, 11th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of a heart attack at 76

11th Prime Minister of Canada Richard Bedford Bennett
11th Prime Minister of Canada
Richard Bedford Bennett

1947 Highlights

About June 26, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer