On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1947

Historical Events

Historic Event

British Viceroy of India Lord Mountbatten visits Pakistan

Famous Birthdays

  • John Dykstra, American special effects supervisor
  • Mickey Finn, British rock percussionist (T. Rex), born in Thornton Heath, Surrey, England (d. 2003)
  • Mike Burgmann, Australian racing driver (d. 1986)
  • Timothy David, diplomat
1947 Highlights

About June 3, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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