On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1947

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Augusta CC: Babe Didrikson Zaharias wins her first of 3 Titleholders titles by 5 strokes ahead of Dorothy Kirby

All-Round Athlete and Golfer Babe Didrikson Zaharias
All-Round Athlete and Golfer
Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Famous Birthdays

  • Marilyn Crispell, American jazz pianist and composer (Anthony Braxton Quartet), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Ryszard Kotla, Polish travel writer and activist, tour guide, journalist, academic teacher, engineer
1947 Highlights

About March 30, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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