What Happened on October 25, 1947

Historical Events

Sports History

Bradman scores 156 for South Australia v India, 152 mins, 22 fours

  • Manning Sherwin and Harold Purcell's musical "Under the Counter" closes at Shubert Theater, NYC, after 27 performances
  • Sam Breadon sells Cards to Robert Hannegan & Fred Saigh for $4M
1947 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Tipton, British rock guitarist (Judas Priest - "Breakin' the Law"), born in Blackheath, England
  • Mickey McGee, American session and touring drummer (Linda Ronstadt; Jackson Browne; Flying Burrito Brothers; Juice Newton), and songwriter ("I'll Never Love Again"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2020)
Born in 1947

About October 25, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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