What Happened on November 8, 1947

Historical Events

Cricket History

Bradman scores his 99th 1st-class cricket century, 100 South Australia v Victoria

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret Rhea Seddon, American physician and NASA astronaut (STS 51D, 40, SK:58), born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
  • Minnie Ripperton [Andrea Davis], American pop, R&B, and disco singer-songwriter ("Lovin' You"), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1979)
Born in 1947
1947 Highlights

About November 8, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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