On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1947

Historical Events

  • Pirate Ralph Kiner hits his record 8th HR in 4 games

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Rowe Shelley, American composer (known for his hymn music), dies at 89
1947 Highlights

About September 12, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo