On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1947

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Brooklyn Dodgers clinch NL pennant defeating St. Louis Cardinals 94-60

Famous Birthdays

  • Norma McCorvey, American abortion activist (Jane Roe in Roe vs Wade) who later became pro-life, born in Simmesport, Louisiana (d. 2017)
  • Robert Morace, American writer