Historical Events on October 3, 1947

About Oct 3, 1947

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 0 months and 12 days

Historical Events

  • "Under the Counter" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 27 performances
  • 1st telescope lens 200" (508 cm) in diameter completed
  • WMAL (now WJLA) TV channel 7 in Washington, D.C. (ABC) begins