On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • Deidre Hall, American actress (Days of our Lives, Our House), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Frank Shorter, American marathoner (Olympic gold/silver-72, 76), born in Munich, Germany
  • Russ Ballard, English rocker (Argent), born in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England
1947 Highlights

About October 31, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio