What Happened on June 26, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Jef Labes, American session and touring keyboard player and arranger (Van Morrison; Jonathan Edwards), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

Richard Bedford BennettRichard Bedford Bennett (1870-1947)

11th Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1930-35), dies of a heart attack at 76

1947 Highlights

About June 26, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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