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
  • Howard Skempton, British experimental and classical composer, pianist, and accordionist (Scratch Orchestra), born in Chester, Cheshire, England
  • Jennifer Hosten, Grenadian radio host and beauty queen (1st black Miss World 1970), born in St George's, Grenada
Born in 1947
1947 Highlights

About October 31, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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