On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Thurman Munson, American baseball catcher (MLB All-Star 1971, 73–78; World Series 1977, 78; AL MVP 1976; NY Yankees), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 1979)

Famous Weddings

Edward W. Brooke

US Senator Edward W. Brooke (27) weds first wife Remigia Ferrari-Scacco

1947 Highlights

About June 7, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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