What Happened on September 3, 1947

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Philadelphia A's Bill McCahan no-hits Washington Senators, 3-0
  • Yanks get 18 singles to beat Red Soxs 11-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Bell, rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy Belfast, N Ireland
  • Kjell Magne Bondevik, Norwegian politician

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mario Draghi, Italian banker and President of the European Central Bank, born in Rome

Economist Mario Draghi
Mario Draghi
  • Michael Huffington, US oil millionaire (Rep-R-California, 1992-94)