On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Gentlemen's Agreement" directed by Elia Karan and starring Gregory Peck and Dorothy McGuire premieres in New York (Best Picture 1948)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Lee Sexton, bass guitarist
  • Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian
  • Pat "Dirty" Daugherty, rocker (Black Oak Arkansas)

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Dibelius, German theologist (That Drawer Jahwes), dies at 64