On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1947

Historical Events

  • "Kraft Television Theater" premieres on NBC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General MacArthur approves Japanese constitution

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur
  • Paraguayian government unleashes contra revolt

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Herbert, American politician, Governor of Utah (2009-), born in American Fork, Utah
1947 Highlights

About May 7, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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