On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1947

Historical Events

  • Monte Carlo and Alma Sanders' musical "Louisiana Lady" closes at Century Theater, NYC, after 4 performances
  • US House of Representatives approves Taft-Hartley act

Famous Birthdays

  • Saoul Mamby, American boxer (WBC super lightweight title 1980-82), born in Bronx, NYC, New York (d. 2019)
  • Toni Wine , American session singer (The Archies; Dawn), and songwriter ("A Groovy Kind of Love"; "Candida"), born in New York City
  • Viktor Klima, Austrian politician (20th Chancellor of Austria), born in Schwechat, Austria
1947 Highlights

About June 4, 1947

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

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