On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1947

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Viceroy of India Lord Mountbatten visits Pakistan

Supreme Allied Commander and Last Viceroy of India Lord Mountbatten
Supreme Allied Commander and Last Viceroy of India
Lord Mountbatten

Famous Birthdays

  • John Dykstra, American special effects supervisor
  • Mickey Finn, British guitarist and percussionist (T. Rex) (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? 73 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini