On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Weir, American guitarist and singer (Grateful Dead - "I Need A Miracle", "Sugar Magnolia"; RatDog; Dead & Company), born in San Francisco, California
  • David Zucker, American director (Airplane, Naked Gun, Top Secret), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1947 Highlights

About October 16, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra