On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1947

Historical Events

  • "Temptation" (Tim-Tayshun) by Red Ingle with Jo Stafford hits #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Anny Duperey, French film and television actress, born in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France
  • Mark Helprin, American writer (A Soldier of the Great War), born in Manhattan, New York
  • Patrick Kincaid, who wrote the TODAY program; send him a card

Famous Deaths

  • Stanislav K Neumann, Czech poet (Anti-Guide), dies at 72
1947 Highlights

About June 28, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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