On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1947

Famous Birthdays

  • David Rosenboom, American composer and educator, born in Fairfield, Iowa
  • Freddy Weller, American rock guitarist (Paul Revere and The Raiders), and country singer, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Lynn Fitzgerald, marathoner (ran 133 miles 939 yards in 24 hrs)
1947 Highlights

About September 9, 1947

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo