On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1947

Historical Events

  • Day after UN decree for Israel, Jewish settlements attacked

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestDavid Mamet

David Mamet, American playwright (Speed the Plow, House of Games), born in Chicago, Illinois

Playwright David Mamet
David Mamet
  • Sergio Badilla Castillo, Chilean poet

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Lubitsch, German actor, producer and film director (To Be or Not to Be, Love Parade, Anna Boleyn, Ninotchka), dies from a heart attack at 55
1947 Highlights

About November 30, 1947

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 73 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius