October 1, 1947 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1st helicopter air mail & express service, LA, Ca
  • The F-86 Sabre flies for the first time.
  • US control of Haitian customs & governmental revenue ends
  • William Wister Haines' "Command Decision" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in History

  • Aaron Ciechanover, Israeli biologist
  • Adriano Tilgher, Italian politician
  • Martin Turner, rocker (Wishbone)