What Happened on October 4, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Negro League World Series, NY Cubans beat Cleveland Buckeyes, 6-5

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Widdecombe, British politician
  • James Fielder, rocker (Blood Sweat & Tears), born in Denton, Texas
  • Julien Clerc, French singer

Famous Deaths

  • Max Planck, German physicist, father of Quantum Physics (Planck Constant, Nobel 1918), dies at 89