On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Ciner, rock guitarist (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dick "Dirt" Tidrow, baseball pitcher (NY Yankees)
  • Karin Struck, German feminist writer, born in GroƟ Kiesow
  • Tamara Dobson, actress (Amazons, Cleopatra Jones), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • John Ray Sinnock, US chief engraver (1925-47), dies at 59
1947 Highlights

About May 14, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus