On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1947

Historical Events

  • "Under the Counter" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 27 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Sam Breadon sells Cards to Robert Hannegan & Fred Saigh for $4M

Famous Birthdays

  • Glenn Tipton, English rock guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin' the Law), born in Blackheath, England
1947 Highlights

About October 25, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio