On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Bouchard, American musician, singer and songwriter (Blue Öyster Cult), born in Watertown, New York
  • Cynthia Plaster Caster [Cynthia Albritton], American artist who made plaster casts of celebrity penises and breasts, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Luke Rittner, British art administrator (Arts Council), born in Bath, Somerset, England
  • Martin Winterkorn, German automotive executive, born in Leonberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
  • Mike Reid, American country singer (Walk on Faith), born in Altoona, Pennsylvania
  • Robert "Waddy" Wachtel, American session musician, composer and record producer, born in NYC, New York
1947 Highlights

About May 24, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini