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April 6, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st Tony Awards: Arthur Miller, David Wayne & Patricia Neal win for theatrical achievements

Playwright Arthur Miller
Arthur Miller

Birthdays in History

  • Jan-Kees Wiebenga, Dutch politician (VVD), born in Haarlem, Netherlands

Deaths in History

  • Herbert Backe, German Nazi politician (Reich Minister for Food and Agriculture), dies at 50
1947 in History