On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1947

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Rioch, Scottish footballer and coach, born in Aldershot, England

Person of interestJane Curtin

Jane Curtin, American actress (SNL, Allie Lowell-Kate & Allie), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Actress Jane Curtin
Jane Curtin
  • Sylvester [James Jr.], American singer-songwriter (Do Ya Wanna Funk), born in Watts, Los Angeles, California (d. 1988)

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Guthnick, German astronomer, dies at 76