Historical Events on May 1, 1947

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Indians abandon League Park to play all games at Municipal Stadium
  • Lt General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA
  • Radar for commercial & private planes 1st demonstrated
  • Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of CIA