March 22, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • President Harry Truman signs executive order calling for loyalty

Birthdays in History

Person of interestJames Patterson

James Patterson, American author (Alex Cross, Witch and Wizard), born in Newburgh, New York

  • Patrick Olive, percussionist (Hot Chocolate-You Sexy Thing)
  • Priscilla Yates, director (Royal Academy of Dancing)