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June 16, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st network news-Dumont's "News from Washington"
  • Pravda denounces Marshall Plan

Birthdays in History

  • -minu [Hans-Peter Hammel], Swiss columnist and writer, born in Basel, Switzerland

Deaths in History

  • Jean-Francois Capart, Belgian egyptologist (Memphis), dies at 86
1947 in History