On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Vanda [Vandenberg], Dutch-Australian rock guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Easybeats - "Friday On My Mind"), born in Voorburg, Netherlands

James Patterson

James Patterson, American author (Alex Cross, Witch and Wizard), born in Newburgh, New York

  • Marek BliziƄski, Polish jazz guitarist and composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1989)
  • Patrick Olive, Grenadian percussionist (Hot Chocolate - "You Sexy Thing"), born in Grenada
1947 Highlights

About March 22, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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