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Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1947 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999... 20XX redirects here. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... // The 1910s represent the culmination of European militarism which had its beginnings during the second half of the 19th Century. ... The 1920s is sometimes referred to as the Jazz Age or the Roaring Twenties, usually applied to America. ... The 1930s (years from 1930–1939) were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression, also known as the World Depression. ... The 1940s decade ran from 1940 to 1949. ... the first thing that was invented was the automatic DILDO. Education grew explosively because of a very strong demand for high school and college education. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from 1960 to 1969. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Year 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar). ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... -1... -1... The year 1947 in film involved some significant events. ... -1... // August 7 - Carlo Bergonzi makes his professional debut as Schaunard in La Bohème at the Arena Argentina in Catania. ... See also: 1946 in country music, 1947 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in country music, 1940s in music and the List of years in Country Music // Events Top hits of the year Number one hits (As certified by Billboard magazine) January 18 - Rainbow at Midnight - Ernest Tubb February... 1947 in archaeology // Explorations Excavations Stuart Piggott begins excavations at Cairnpapple Hill in Scotland Publications Finds Awards Miscellaneous Births 28 May: Zahi Hawass, Egyptologist Deaths Julio C. Tello, Peruvian archaeologist See also List of years in archaeology 1946 in archaeology 1948 in archaeology Categories: 1947 | Years in archaeology ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1947: Events March March 14 - Saudi Arabian Airlines begins regular services. ... -1... -1... This is a list of spaceflights launched before 1957. ... See also 1946 in Wales, other events of 1947, 1948 in Wales and the list of years in Wales. ... 1946 state leaders - Events of 1947 - 1948 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1947 List of international organization leaders in 1947 // Africa Liberia - William V.S. Tubman, President of Liberia (1944-1971) South Africa - Monarch - George VI, King of South Africa (1936-1952... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... 1946 religious leaders - Events of 1947 - 1948 religious leaders - Religious leaders by year See also: List of state leaders in 1947 List of colonial governors in 1947 // Catholic Roman Catholic Church - Pope Pius XII (1939-1958) Catholic not in communion with Rome Old Catholic Church of the Mariavites - Roman Maria... Roman numerals are a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, adapted from Etruscan numerals. ... This is the calendar for a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E), e. ... For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ...


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1947
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing
2 Births
3 Deaths
4 Nobel prizes -  Ship events
5 See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1947

January


Image:LocationNigeria. ... Image:LocationNigeria. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... An autonomous (subnational) entity is a subnational entity that has a certain amount of autonomy. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nationalization, also spelled nationalisation, is the act by which a nation takes possession of assets without requiring the owners consent, with or without payment of compensation. ... An autonomous (subnational) entity is a subnational entity that has a certain amount of autonomy. ... The Canadian Citizenship Act is an Act of the Government of Canada, which came into effect on July 1, 1947, recognizing the definition of a Canadian, including reference to them being British subjects. ... is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Congress in Joint Session. ... is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... UN and U.N. redirect here. ... For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). ... is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Elizabeth Short, better known as the Black Dahlia, is a murder victim, born July 29, 1924 and died January 15, 1947. ... is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jules-Vincent Auriol (August 27, 1884 – January 1, 1966) was a French politician who served as the first President of the Fourth Republic from 1947 to 1954. ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of Greece. ... is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the winter storm condition. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ... This article is about the Canadian city. ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about communism as a form of society, as an ideology advocating that form of society, and as a popular movement. ...


February

is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... // Main List Here is a list of cities, towns, villages and unincorporated communities in the Yukon Territory, Canada. ... This article is about the color. ... Type Bicameral Speaker of the House of Representatives House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Steny Hoyer, (D) since January 4, 2007 House Minority Leader John Boehner, (R) since January 4, 2007 Members 435 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations. ... is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the capital of France. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... Istria (Croatian and Slovenian: Istra, Venetian and Italian: Istria), formerly Histria (Latin), is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. ... Capital Belgrade Language(s) Serbo-Croatian (spoken throuout the territory), Slovenian, Macedonian, Albanian, Hungarian (all official), and languages of other nationalities. ... is the 43rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Photo of a burst of meteors with extended exposure time A meteor is the visible path of a meteoroid that enters the Earths (or another bodys) atmosphere, commonly called a shooting star or falling star. ... Tycho crater on Earths moon. ... Sikhote-Alin is the home to Amur tigers, the largest felines in the world. ... is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Soviet Propaganda Poster during World War II. The text reads Red Army Fighter, SAVE US! Chinese propaganda poster from the time of the Cultural Revolution. ... Voice of America logo Voice of America (VOA), is the official external radio and television broadcasting service of the United States federal government. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... Edwin Herbert Land (May 7, 1909 – March 1, 1991) was an American scientist and inventor. ... The Land camera was the first instant camera. It was invented by Edwin Land, founder of Polaroid. ... The Optical Society of America (OSA) is a scientific society dedicated to advancing the study of light—optics and photonics—in theory and application, by means of worldwide research, scientific publishing, conferences and exhibitions, partnership with industry, and the education of new generations of scientists. ... is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... “ISO” redirects here. ... is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Prussia (disambiguation). ... February 28 is the 59th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Casablanca (disambiguation). ... The 228 Monument located near the Presidential Office in Taipei The 228 Incident (Chinese: ; Pinyin: ; Peh-ōe-jÄ«: JÄ«-jÄ«-pat sÅ«-kiāⁿ) also known as the 228 Massacre (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; Pinyin: ) was an uprising in Taiwan that began on February 28, 1947 and was suppressed by the...

March

is the 60th day of the year (61st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... IMF redirects here. ... For other uses of von Braun, see von Braun (disambiguation). ... is the 65th day of the year (66th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The second USS Newport News (CA–148) was a Des Moines-class heavy cruiser in the United States Navy. ... Location in the State of Virginia Coordinates: , Country United States State Virginia County Independent city Incorporated 1896 Government  - Mayor Joe Frank Area  - City  119. ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Truman Doctrine was a proclamation by U.S. president Harry S. Truman on March 12, 1947. ... Communism is an ideology that seeks to establish a classless, stateless social organization based on common ownership of the means of production. ... is the 73rd day of the year (74th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the River Thames in southern England. ... is the 74th day of the year (75th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article discusses the adherents of Hinduism. ... There is also a collection of Hadith called Sahih Muslim A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم, Persian: Mosalman or Mosalmon Urdu: مسلمان, Turkish: Müslüman, Albanian: Mysliman, Bosnian: Musliman) is an adherent of the religion of Islam. ... This article is about the geographical region. ... is the 80th day of the year (81st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Langley Collyer (1885–1947), circa 1942–43 Homer Lusk Collyer (November 6, 1881–March 21, 1947) and Langley Collyer (October 3, 1885–March 1947) were two United States brothers who became famous because of their reclusiveness, filth and compulsive hoarding. ... For other uses, see Harlem (disambiguation). ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wyoming coal mine Coal mining is the mining of coal. ... Centralia is a city located in Marion, Jefferson, Washington and Clinton Counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... This article is about an antipersonnel trap designed for use against humans. ... Corregidor and the entrance to Manila Bay Corregidor in 1941 Corregidor is an island in the entrance of the Philippines Manila Bay. ... is the 88th day of the year (89th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 90th day of the year (91st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Flag Anthem: Ey Reqîb (English: Hey Guardian) Approximate extent of the Republic. ... Languages Kurdish Religions Predominantly Sunni Muslim also some Shia, Yazidism, Yarsan, Judaism, Christianity Related ethnic groups other Iranian peoples (Talysh Baluch Gilak Bakhtiari Persians) The Kurds are an ethnic group who consider themselves to be indigenous to a region often referred to as Kurdistan, an area which includes adjacent parts... Chuwar Chira Square at night Chuwar Chira Square (in English Square of the four candles), is a public square in the centre of the city of Mahabad. ... View over Mahabad Mahabad (in Persian: مهاباد , in Kurdish: Mehabad or Mihabad, alternative name: سابلاخ, Sablax) is a city in northwestern Iran with an estimated population of 168,328 inhabitants in 2006. ...

April

is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jack Roosevelt Jackie Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) became the first African-American major league baseball player of the modern era in 1947. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... The Brooklyn Dodgers were a Major League Baseball team that played from 1890-1957. ... George II (Greek: Γεώργιος [Geōrgios]; 20 July 1890 — 1 April 1947), King of the Hellenes (Greece) ruled from 1922-1924 and 1935-1947. ... Paul, King of the Hellenes (December 14, 1901 - March 6, 1964), was King of Greece from 1947 to 1964. ... is the 99th day of the year (100th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jack Roosevelt Jackie Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) became the first African-American major league baseball player of the modern era in 1947. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... is the 106th day of the year (107th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Texas City Disaster of April 16, 1947, started with the mid-morning fire and detonation of approximately 17,000,000 pounds (8,500 tons) of ammonium nitrate on board the French-registered vessel SS Grandcamp in the port at Texas City, Texas, killing 581 people. ... Related Compounds Other anions Ammonium nitrite; ammonium perchlorate Other cations Sodium nitrate; potassium nitrate; hydroxylammonium nitrate Related compounds Nitrous oxide Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 Â°C, 100 kPa) Infobox disclaimer and references The chemical compound ammonium nitrate, the nitrate of... Texas City is a city in Galveston County in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metropolitan area. ... is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the landscape in Norway, see Helgeland. ...

May

is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Salvatore Giuliano (November 16, 1922 – July 5/6, 1950) was a Sicilian hero, killed by the alliance of politics and mafia, that governs Italy since its Unification. ... Sicily ( in Italian and Sicilian) is an autonomous region of Italy and the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, with an area of 25,708 km² (9,926 sq. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Constitution of Japan ) has been the founding legal document of Japan since 1946. ... is the 142nd day of the year (143rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Cold War (disambiguation). ... Communism is an ideology that seeks to establish a classless, stateless social organization based on common ownership of the means of production. ... For other persons named Harry Truman, see Harry Truman (disambiguation). ... The Truman Doctrine was a proclamation by U.S. president Harry S. Truman on March 12, 1947. ... Sir David Lean, KBE (March 25, 1908 – April 16, 1991) was an English film director and producer, best remembered for big-screen epics such as Lawrence of Arabia, The Bridge on the River Kwai, and Doctor Zhivago . ... Great Expectations is a 1946 British film directed by David Lean and based on the novel by Charles Dickens. ... “Dickens” redirects here. ...

June

is the 156th day of the year (157th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named George Marshall, see George Marshall (disambiguation). ... Map of Cold-War era Europe and the Near East showing countries that received Marshall Plan aid. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... is the 158th day of the year (159th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Categories: Romanian football clubs | Stub | Bucharest ... is the 161st day of the year (162nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... SAAB Automobile AB is automobile manufacturing company in Sweden, and is currently a wholly-owned subsidiary of the General Motors Corporation. ... “Car” and “Cars” redirect here. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rear Admiral Shigematsu Sakaibara (died June 18, 1947) was the Japanese garrison commander on Wake Island during World War II. Anticipating an American invasion, on October 7, 1943 Sakabara ordered the execution of 98 American civilians on the island (who had been captured when the Island surrendered almost three years... Combatants Empire of Japan United States Commanders Shigeyoshi Inoue Sadamichi Kajioka Shigematsu Sakaibara Winfield S. Cunningham Strength 2,500 infantry[1] 523 infantry of the 1st Marine Defense Battalion {understrength}, VMF-211, US Navy/US Army personnel, Others[2] Casualties 700-900 dead, 2 destroyers, 2 patrol boats, 20 aircraft... is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see: Beverly Hills (disambiguation). ... Virginia Hill (1916-1966) was a US mob courier famous for being the only steady girlfriend of Hollywood gangster Bugsy Siegel. ... is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... UFO redirects here. ... Maury Island is a island in Washington States Puget Sound connected Vashon Island by a isthmus built by the U.S Army Corps of Engineers that connects the two. ... This article is about alleged secretive government departments. ... The Parliament of Canada (in French: le Parlement du Canada) is Canadas legislative branch, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. ... is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Type Upper House President of the Senate Richard B. Cheney, R since January 20, 2001 President pro tempore Robert C. Byrd, D since January 4, 2007 Members 100 Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party Last elections November 7, 2006 Meeting place Senate Chamber United States Capitol Washington, DC United States... Type Bicameral Speaker of the House of Representatives House Majority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D) since January 4, 2007 Steny Hoyer, (D) since January 4, 2007 House Minority Leader John Boehner, (R) since January 4, 2007 Members 435 plus 4 Delegates and 1 Resident Commissioner Political groups Democratic Party Republican Party... For other persons named Harry Truman, see Harry Truman (disambiguation). ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Labor-Management Relations Act, commonly known as the Taft-Hartley Act, is a United States federal law that greatly restricts the activities and power of labor unions. ... is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kenneth A. Arnold (born March 29, 1915 in Sebeka, Minnesota; died January 16, 1984 in Bellevue, Washington) was an American businessman and pilot. ... For other uses, see Mount Rainier (disambiguation). ... For the capital city of the United States, see Washington, D.C.. For other uses, see Washington (disambiguation). ...

July

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), created July 1947
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), created July 1947

Image File history File links CIA.svg‎ Seal of the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States Government Inhabitants of the United States should consider the following then using this image: CIA Act of 1949 (50 U.S.C. section 403m): Source: [1] File links The following pages on the... Image File history File links CIA.svg‎ Seal of the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States Government Inhabitants of the United States should consider the following then using this image: CIA Act of 1949 (50 U.S.C. section 403m): Source: [1] File links The following pages on the... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Real estate is a legal term that encompasses land along with anything permanently affixed to the land, such as buildings. ... L.J. Hooker is an Australian real estate franchise. ... The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is the primary stock exchange in Australia. ... is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... UFO redirects here. ... Roswell Daily Record, July 8, 1947, announcing the capture of a flying saucer. ... Stanton T. Friedman (born July 29, 1934, Elizabeth, New Jersey) is a physicist and ufologist, currently residing in New Brunswick, Canada. ... is the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of sixteen sovereign states, holding each crown and title equally. ... HRH The Duke of Edinburgh His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Philip Mountbatten), styled HRH The Duke of Edinburgh (born June 10, 1921), is the consort of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. ... is the 192nd day of the year (193rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Exodus 1947 after British takeover (note damage to makeshift barricades). ... Flag The approximate borders of the British Mandate circa 1922. ... For other uses, see Holocaust (disambiguation) and Shoah (disambiguation). ... is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... UNSCOP stands for the United Nations Special Committee on Palestine. ... Exodus 1947 after British takeover (note damage to makeshift barricades). ... Hebrew חֵיפָה Arabic حَيْفَا Founded in 3rd century CE Government City District Haifa Population 267,000 1,039,000 (metropolitan area) Jurisdiction 63,666 dunams (63. ... is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Harry Truman, see Harry Truman (disambiguation). ... The Presidential Succession Act of 1947 (codified as Title 3, Chapter 1, Section 19 of the United States Code) establishes the order of succession to the office of President of the United States in the event neither a President nor Vice President is able to discharge the powers and duties... The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives is the presiding officer—or speaker—of the United States House of Representatives. ... Robert C. Byrd of West Virginia the current President pro tempore of the United States Senate. ... -1... is the 200th day of the year (201st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... General Aung San (Bogyoke Aung San in Burmese) (Burmese: ; MLCTS: ; IPA: ); February 13, 1915 – July 19, 1947) was a Burmese revolutionary, nationalist, general, and politician. ... is the 207th day of the year (208th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Cold War (disambiguation). ... For other persons named Harry Truman, see Harry Truman (disambiguation). ... -1... “CIA” redirects here. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States of America symbol The Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) is a group comprising the Chiefs of service of each major branch of the armed services in the United States armed forces. ... The National Security Council (NSC) of the United States is the principal forum used by the President of the United States for considering national security and foreign policy matters with his senior national security advisors and cabinet officials. ... is the 210th day of the year (211th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... ENIAC ENIAC, short for Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer,[1] was the first large-scale, electronic, digital computer capable of being reprogrammed to solve a full range of computing problems,[2] although earlier computers had been built with some of these properties. ... This article is about the machine. ... is the 275th day of the year (276th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1955 Gregorian calendar). ...

August

Flag of the newly independent Pakistan
Flag of the newly independent Pakistan
Flag of the newly independent India
Flag of the newly independent India

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September

is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jawaharlal Nehru (जवाहरलाल नेहरू) (November 14, 1889 - May 27, 1964), also called Pandit (Teacher) Nehru, was the leader of the (moderately) socialist wing of the Indian National Congress during and after Indias struggle for independence from the British... is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) was the aviation component of the United States Army primarily during World War II. The title of Army Air Forces succeeded the prior name of Army Air Corps in June 1941 during preparation for expected combat in what came to be known as... USN redirects here. ... “The U.S. Air Force” redirects here. ... -1... “CIA” redirects here. ...

October

is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Elwood Chuck Yeager (born February 13, 1923) is a retired Brigadier General in the United States Air Force and a noted test pilot. ... This page is about the physical speed of sound waves in a medium. ... is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Combatants India Pakistan Commanders General K M Cariappa, Lt Gen S M Shrinagesh, Maj Gen K S Thimayya, Maj Gen Kalwant Singh Maj Gen Akbar Khan Casualties 1,104 killed[1](Indian army) 684 KIA(State Forces)[2] [3] 3,152 wounded [1] 1,500 killed[4] (Pakistan army) The... is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (usually abbreviated GATT) functions as the foundation of the WTO trading system, and remains in force, although the 1995 Agreement contains an updated version of it to replace the original 1947 one. ... “WTO” redirects here. ...

November

The Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh on their wedding day

is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Largest metro area Greater Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... For the Welsh murderer, see Howard Hughes (murderer). ... Hughes H-4 Hercules The Spruce Goose is the nickname commonly given to the Hughes H-4 Hercules, an aircraft designed and built by the Hughes Aircraft company, owned by Howard Hughes. ... Flying machine redirects here. ... This article is about the mountain system in South America. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 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December

is the 337th day of the year (338th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... Strike action, often simply called a strike, is a work stoppage caused by the mass refusal by employees to perform work. ... Thomas Lanier Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983), better known by the pseudonym Tennessee Williams, was a major American playwright and one of the prominent playwrights of the twentieth century. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... is the 338th day of the year (339th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Interior Minister is a member of a Cabinet in a Government. ... Jules Moch , a French politician, was born in Paris on March 15, 1893 and died on August 1, 1985 in Cabris (Alpes-Maritimes). ... A state of emergency is a governmental declaration that may suspend certain normal functions of government, may work to alert citizens to alter their normal behaviors, or may order government agencies to implement emergency preparedness plans. ... Teamsters, armed with pipes, riot in a clash with riot police in the Minneapolis Teamsters Strike of 1934. ... The Politics series Politics Portal This box:      The National Assembly is either a legislature, or the lower house of a bicameral legislature in some countries. ... December 6 is the 340th day of the year (341st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arturo Toscanini (March 25, 1867 – January 16, 1957) was an Italian musician. ... “Verdi” redirects here. ... For the Rossini opera, see Otello (Rossini) or for the eurobeat artist see Gianni Coraini. ... Shakespeare redirects here. ... For other uses, see Othello (disambiguation). ... This article is about the television network. ... Ramón Vinay (August 31, 1911 – January 4, 1996) was a famous Chilean operatic tenor. ... Giuseppe Valdengo (born 24 May 1914) was an Italian operatic baritone. ... Herva Nelli, was an Italian opera singer. ... LP or lp may stand for: Look up LP in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... CD may stand for: Compact Disc Canadian Forces Decoration Cash Dispenser (at least used in Japan) CD LPMud Driver Centrum-Demokraterne (Centre Democrats of Denmark) Certificate of Deposit ÄŒeské Dráhy (Czech Railways) Chad (NATO country code) Chalmers Datorförening (computer club of the Chalmers University of Technology) a 1960s... is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A union (labor union in American English; trade union, sometimes trades union, in British English; either labour union or trade union in Canadian English) is a legal entity consisting of employees or workers having a common interest, such as all the assembly workers for one employer, or all the workers... is the 346th day of the year (347th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A constituent assembly is a body elected with the purpose of drafting, and in some cases, adopting a constitution. ... Assorted discrete transistors A transistor is a semiconductor device, commonly used as an amplifier or an electrically controlled switch. ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... King Michael and Queen Anne King Michael (Romanian Mihai) of Romania (born October 25, 1921) was the son of King Carol II and reigned from July 20, 1927 to June 8, 1930, and again from September 6, 1940 until December 30, 1947. ...

Undated

HUAC hearings House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC or HCUA) (1938–1975) was an investigative committee of the United States House of Representatives. ... Communism is an ideology that seeks to establish a classless, stateless social organization based on common ownership of the means of production. ... ... The University of Cambridge (often Cambridge University), located in Cambridge, England, is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and has a reputation as one of the worlds most prestigious universities. ... Mikhail Kalashnikov, circa 2000 Lieutenant General Mikhail Timofeyevich Kalashnikov (Russian: , Mihail Timofeevič KalaÅ¡nikov) (born November 10, 1919) is a famous Russian gun designer, most famous for his AK-47, frequently called the Kalashnikov. ... Avtomat Kalashnikova model 1947 g. ... The AK-47 is the worlds most common assault rifle. ... Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is a major American defense contractor and industrial corporation with core manufacturing concentrations in defense systems and defense and commercial electronics. ... Microwave oven A microwave oven, or microwave, is a kitchen appliance employing microwave radiation primarily to cook or heat food. ... The term womens suffrage refers to an economic and political reform movement aimed at extending suffrage — the right to vote — to women. ... For other uses, see Cave (disambiguation). ... Qumran (Hebrew:חירבת קומראן Khirbet Qumran) is located on a dry plateau about a mile inland from the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea in Israel. ... The Dead Sea (‎, yam ha-melaħ, Sea of Salt; Quranic Arabic: , baħrᵘ l- mayitⁱ [3], Death Sea) is a salt lake between the West Bank and Israel to the west, and Jordan to the east. ... The Dead Sea Scrolls comprise roughly 900 documents, including texts from the Hebrew Bible, discovered between 1947 and 1956 in eleven caves in and around the Wadi Qumran (near the ruins of the ancient settlement of Khirbet Qumran, on the northwest shore of the Dead Sea) in the West Bank. ... General Name, Symbol, Number promethium, Pm, 61 Chemical series lanthanides Group, Period, Block n/a, 6, f Appearance metallic Atomic mass [145](0) g/mol Electron configuration [Xe] 4f5 6s2 Electrons per shell 2, 8, 18, 23, 8, 2 Physical properties Phase solid Density (near r. ... The Periodic Table redirects here. ...

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Births

1947 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1947
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Ab urbe condita 2700
Armenian calendar 1396
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Bahá'í calendar 103 – 104
Buddhist calendar 2491
Chinese calendar 4583/4643-12-10
(丙戌年十二月初十日)
— to —
4584/4644-11-20
(丁亥年十一月二十日)
Coptic calendar 1663 – 1664
Ethiopian calendar 1939 – 1940
Hebrew calendar 5707 – 5708
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2002 – 2003
 - Shaka Samvat 1869 – 1870
 - Kali Yuga 5048 – 5049
Holocene calendar 11947
Iranian calendar 1325 – 1326
Islamic calendar 1366 – 1367
Japanese calendar Shōwa 22

(昭和22年) For the calendar of religious holidays and periods, see liturgical year. ... Ab urbe condita (related with Anno urbis conditae: AUC or a. ... The Armenian calendar uses the Armenian numerals. ... The Baháí calendar, also called the Badí‘ calendar, used by the Baháí Faith, is a solar calendar with regular years of 365 days, and leap years of 366 days. ... The Buddhist calendar is used on mainland southeast Asia in the countries of Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar (formerly Burma) in several related forms. ... The Chinese calendar is a lunisolar calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering days and years, not only in China... The Coptic calendar, also called the Alexandrian calendar, is used by the Coptic Orthodox Church. ... The Ethiopian calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር ), also called the Geez calendar, is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia and is also the liturgical year of Christians in Eritrea belonging to the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church, Eastern Catholic Church of Eritrea and Lutheran (Evangelical Church of Eritrea), where it is commonly known... The Hebrew calendar (‎) or Jewish calendar is the calendar used by Jews for religious purposes. ... 5707 (Hebrew: התשז , abbr. ... David Ben Gurion publicly pronouncing the Declaration of the State of Israel, Tel Aviv, Israel - Iyar 5, 5708 (May 14, 1948). ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... H.E. redirects here. ... The Iranian calendar (Persian: ) also known as Persian calendar or the Jalāli Calendar is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; at-taqwÄ«m al-hijrÄ«; Persian: تقویم هجري قمری ‎ taqwÄ«m-e hejri-ye qamari; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... The Shōwa period (Japanese: 昭和時代, Shōwa-jidai, period of enlightened peace) was the time in Japanese history when Emperor Hirohito reigned over the country, from December 25, 1926 to January 7, 1989. ...

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2607
(皇紀2607年)
Julian calendar 1992
Korean calendar 4280
Thai solar calendar 2490
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It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Japanese era name. ... The Julian calendar was a reform of the Roman calendar which was introduced by Julius Caesar in 46 BC and came into force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ... The traditional Korean calendar is directly derived from the Asian calendar. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ...

January-February

is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Florence Anthony (born 2 January 1947) is an American poet who legally changed her name to Ai. ... Monkeys on the Interstate, 1989, by Jack Hanna Jack Hanna (b. ... is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Patricia Anthony (born 1947) is an American science fiction author. ... is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This does not cite its references or sources. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 7th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Shobha De Shobhaa Dé (b. ... is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Bowie (IPA: []) (born David Robert Jones on 1947 January 8) is an English singer, songwriter, actor, multi-instrumentalist, producer, arranger and audio engineer. ... Helen Mary Boyd, 1960s London fashion model; younger sister of Pattie Boyd, who married Beatle George Harrison. ... Samuel Schmid Samuel Schmid (born January 8, 1947) is a member of the Swiss Federal Council, heading the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sports. ... is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ronnie Landfield (born January 9, 1947 in The Bronx, New York) is an American abstract painter. ... is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tom Netherton (born January 11, 1947) is a singer best known from The Lawrence Welk Show. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bill Werbeniuk (January 14, 1947 - January 20, 2003) was a Canadian professional snooker player. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Laura Catherine Schlessinger (born January 16, 1947) is an American cultural and conservative commentator, best known as host of the popular Dr. Laura radio advice call-in show. ... is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Takeshi Kitano , born January 18, 1947 in Umeshima, Adachi, Tokyo) is a Japanese comedian, actor, presenter, author, poet, painter, one-time video game designer, and film director who has received critical acclaim, both in his native Japan and abroad, for his highly idiosyncratic cinematic work. ... is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas Richard Tom Carper (born January 23, 1947) is an American economist and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. ... is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Warren William Zevon (January 24, 1947 – September 7, 2003) was an American rock and roll musician and songwriter. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Born January 26, 1947, Brooklyn, New York American actor on Sopranos and many many other films, video games, and television shows. ... is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Linda B. Buck, Ph. ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... is the 30th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Les Barker (born January 30, 1947) is an English poet. ... Steve Marriott (30 January 1947 in Upton, East London, – 20 April 1991 in Arkesden, Essex. ... Small Faces were a British mod group formed in 1965[1] by Steve Marriott, Ronnie Lane, Kenney Jones, and Jimmy Winston (who was soon replaced by Ian McLagan). ... Humble Pie was an English rock music blues, band, best known for their hard-rocking, bluesy recordings and concert performances 1969 - 1975. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 31st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lynn Nolan Ryan, Jr. ... is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Farrah Fawcett (born February 2, 1947) is an American actress. ... is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Melanie Anne Safka-Schekeryk (born February 3, 1947 in Astoria, New York City) is an American singer-songwriter. ... Paul Auster Paul Benjamin Auster (born February 3, 1947, Newark, New Jersey) is a Brooklyn-based author. ... is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... James Danforth Dan Quayle (born February 4, 1947) was the forty-fourth Vice President of the United States under George H. W. Bush (1989–1993). ... The Vice President of the United States (sometimes referred to as VPOTUS[1] or Veep) is the first in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death, resignation, or removal of the president. ... is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Darrell Lee Waltrip (born February 5, 1947 in Owensboro, Kentucky) is a three-time former NASCAR Winston Cup champion, the 1989 Daytona 500 winner, and current television race commentator with Fox Broadcasting Company. ... is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louise Arbour (born February 10, 1947 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is the current UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and a former Supreme Court of Canada Justice. ... Nicholas Owen is a newsreader for the ITV1 Lunchtime news. ... is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael William Krzyzewski (; in American English transliteration shuh-shef-skee; born February 13, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois), often referred to as Coach K due to the difficult pronunciation of his surname, is the head coach of the Duke University mens basketball team. ... is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Princess Christina of the Netherlands (born February 18, 1947), Princess of Oranje-Nassau, Princess of Lippe-Biesterfeld, is the youngest of Queen Juliana’s four daughters. ... — Dennis DeYoung (born February 18, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American singer, songwriter, keyboard player and producer best known for being a founding member of the rock band Styx, a tenure which lasted from 1962 to 1999. ... Styx (pronounced sticks) is an American rock band that was popular in the 1970s and 1980s, with such hits as Come Sail Away, Babe, Lady, Suite Madame Blue, Mr. ... is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Osgood (February 20, 1947 - March 1, 2006) played football in the Football League in the 1960s and 1970s. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Strauss (born February 20, 1947) is an American television and movie actor, best known for his roles in several television miniseries in the 1970s. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Very Reverend Victor Sokolov (February 21, 1947 – March 12, 2006) was a Russian-American former dissident Soviet journalist and an Eastern Orthodox priest. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward James Olmos (born February 24, 1947) is an Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated American actor, of Mexican descent. ... is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Douglas Alan Yule (born February 25, 1947) is an American musician and singer, most notable for being a member of The Velvet Underground from 1968 to 1973. ... This article is about the rock band. ... is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the author, see Sandy Shaw. ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gidon Kremer (Latvian: ; born February 27, 1947) is a Latvian violinist and conductor. ...

March-April

is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Franzoni is a screenwriter. ... Jan Garbarek (born March 4, 1947 in Mysen, Norway) is a Norwegian tenor and soprano saxophonist, active in the jazz, classical, and world music genres. ... Gunnar Hansen (c. ... Gwen Welles (born March 4, 1947, died 1993) was an American actress of stage and screen. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 65th day of the year (66th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kiki Dee (born Pauline Matthews on 6 March 1947, in Little Horton near Bradford, West Yorkshire, England) is a highly successful singer/songwriter, with a career that has lasted over 40 years. ... Richard Douglas (Dick) Fosbury (born March 6, 1947) is an American athlete who revolutionized the high jump using a back-first technique, now known as the Fosbury Flop. ... Teru Miyamoto (宮本 輝, born March 6, 1947) is a Japanese author. ... is the 66th day of the year (67th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matthew Fisher in Cannes in 2000. ... Walter Röhrl (born March 7, 1947 in Regensburg) is a German rally and auto racing driver, with famous victories for Fiat, Opel, Lancia and Audi as well as Porsche, Ford and BMW. At the age of 16, Röhrl began working for the Bishop of Regensburg, and soon became... Richard Lawson (b. ... is the 67th day of the year (68th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carole Bayer Sager (born March 8, 1947 in New York City, New York) is an American lyricist, songwriter and singer best-known for writing the lyrics to many popular songs performed on Broadway and in Hollywood films. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year (70th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the former Canadian Prime Minster. ... Regions Political culture Foreign relations Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      The Prime Minister of Canada (French: Premier ministre du Canada), is the Minister of the Crown who is head of the Government of Canada. ... Donald Thomas Tom Scholz (born March 10, 1947), is an American rock musician, songwriter, guitarist, inventor, and electronics engineer. ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hugo Kalervo Palsa (March 12, 1947 - October 3, 1987), or Kalle was a Finnish artist in a style that has been described as fantastic realism. ... Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) was the 70th Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. ... is the 72nd day of the year (73rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dr. Beat Richner (born March 13, 1947) is a Swiss pediatrician, cellist (Beatocello), and founder of childrens hospitals in Cambodia. ... is the 73rd day of the year (74th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... book cover Pam Ayres MBE (born March 14, 1947) is a British writer of humorous poetry. ... is the 74th day of the year (75th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ryland Ry Peter Cooder (born 15 March 1947, in Los Angeles, California) is an American guitarist, singer and composer, known for his slide guitar work, his interest in the American roots music and, more recently, for his collaborations with traditional musicians from many countries. ... March 16 is the 75th day of the year (76th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ramzan Paskayev (Chechen: Рамзан Паскаев) (born March 16, 1947 in Taraz, Kazakhstan) is a legendary Chechen accordionist and folk musician. ... is the 76th day of the year (77th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup because it is in list format. ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is a five-time Academy Award-nominated American film and stage actress. ... is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Eastburn Boswell (March 20, 1947 - December 24, 1994), was a prominant gay historian and a professor at Yale University. ... Year 1994 (MCMXCIV) The year 1994 was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by the United Nations. ... is the 83rd day of the year (84th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louise Lanctôt, born March 24, 1947 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is a convicted terrorist and writer. ... is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Elton Hercules[1] John CBE[2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is a five-time Grammy and one-time Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist. ... is the 86th day of the year (87th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Walt Mossberg is a technology columnist for the Wall Street Journal. ... is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alain Connes (born April 1, 1947) is a French mathematician, currently Professor at the College de France (Paris, France), IHES (Bures-sur-Yvette, France) and Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tennessee). ... is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Emmylou Harris (b. ... Camille Anna Paglia (born April 2, 1947 in Endicott, New York) is an American social critic, author and teacher. ... is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bro. ... is the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (born April 5, 1947), also known by her initials GMA, is the current and 14th President of the Republic of the Philippines. ... For the airport, see Diosdado Macapagal International Airport For the boulevard in Metro Manila, see Diosdado Macapagal Boulevard Diosdado Pangan Macapagal (September 28, 1910 – April 21, 1997) was a Filipino politician who served as the 9th President of the Philippines. ... is the 96th day of the year (97th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Deszo Ratzenberger (born April 6, 1947) is an American actor. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas Dale DeLay (born April 8, 1947) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from Sugar Land, Texas. ... is the 101st day of the year (102nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Deem Bristow Deem Reginald Bristow (born April 11, 1947 in Eaton, Ohio; died January 15, 2005 in San Diego, California) was an actor and voice actor, his most well-known role was that of Doctor Robotnik in the famous Sonic the Hedgehog series. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 102nd day of the year (103rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the member of the Irish folk band The Clancy Brothers, see Tom Clancy (singer) and for the American Celticist, see Thomas Owen Clancy. ... David Michael Letterman (born April 12, 1947, in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA) is an award-winning American comedian, late night talk show host, television producer, philanthropist, and IRL IndyCar Series car owner. ... is the 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lois Chiles as Holly Goodhead in Moonraker. An intimate moment between Bond and an exhausted but blissful Holly Lois Chiles (born Lois Cleveland Chiles on April 15, 1947) is an American actress and former model best known for playing well bread WASPs. ... Mike Chapman is a record producer and songwriter who was a major force in the British pop music industry in the early 1970s. ... is the 106th day of the year (107th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the football player, see Abdul-Karim al-Jabbar. ... is the 108th day of the year (109th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kathy Acker (18 April 1947 in Manhattan—30 November 1997 in Tijuana, Mexico) was an experimental novelist, prose stylist, playwright, essayist, poète maudit and sex-positive feminist writer. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... This article contains a trivia section. ... is the 109th day of the year (110th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Murray Perahia (b. ... is the 111th day of the year (112th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... James Newell Osterberg, Jr. ... This article is about the rock band. ... John Weider (born April 21, 1947) is a British rock musician who is equally proficient on guitar, bass, and violin. ... The US edition of The Animals self-titled debut album. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... is the 115th day of the year (116th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hendrik Johannes Cruijff ( ) - often spelled Cruyff outside the Netherlands; see IJ (digraph)); born April 25, 1947 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch football manager/coach and former player. ... is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Olavo de Carvalho (born April 26, 1949, in the city of Campinas, in the state of São Paulo) is a Brazilian astrologian, philosopher and political pundit. ... is the 120th day of the year (121st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leslie Michael Grantham (born April 30, 1947, in Camberwell, England) is a British actor best known for playing Dirty Den Watts in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from 1985 to 1989 and again in 2003 to 2005. ...

May-June

is the 124th day of the year (125th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Theda Skocpol (born May 4, 1947 in Detroit, Michigan) is a sociologist and political scientist at Harvard University, presently serving as Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. ... is the 126th day of the year (127th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Martha Nussbaum Martha Nussbaum (born Martha Craven on May 6, 1947) is an American philosopher with a particular interest in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy, political philosophy and ethics. ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... H. Robert Horvitz is an American biologist best known for his research on the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans. ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... is the 132nd day of the year (133rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Grant Ignatieff, M.P. () (born May 12, 1947 in Toronto) is a public intellectual, historian and social philosopher. ... is the 133rd day of the year (134th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stephen Reeder Donaldson (born May 13, 1947 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American fantasy, science fiction and mystery novelist. ... is the 139th day of the year (140th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Joseph Brady (born May 19, 1947 in Strabane, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland) is an Irish singer/songwriter whose work straddles folk and pop. ... is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bernard Comrie (1947-05-23 - ) is a professor at and the director of the Max Planck Institute for evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany. ... is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Maude Barlow Maude Victoria Barlow (born May 19, 1947) is a Canadian author and activist. ... The Council of Canadians is a left-wing, nationalist think tank and advoacy group in Canada. ... is the 146th day of the year (147th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenn Maitland Turner (b. ... Bowler Shaun Pollock bowls to batsman Michael Hussey. ... Captain is both a nautical term and a military rank. ... is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Branko Oblak (born on May 27, 1947 in Ljubljana, Slovenia) is a Slovenian football coach and former international player. ... Congressman Peter DeFazio Peter Anthony DeFazio (born May 27, 1947) is a Democratic U.S. representative from Oregon, representing that states fourth congressional district (map) in Eugene. ... is the 149th day of the year (150th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stan Zemanek (29 May 1947 – 12 July 2007[1]) was a right-wing[2] Australian radio broadcaster who presented a popular night time show on 2UE Sydney and which was networked across parts of Australia via Southern Cross. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 155th day of the year (156th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Viktor Klima Viktor Klima (born 4 June 1947), a Social Democratic Austrian politician, was Federal Chancellor of Austria (Bundeskanzler) from 1997 till his resignation in 2000. ... The Chancellor of Austria (in German: Bundeskanzler) is the head of government in Austria. ... is the 157th day of the year (158th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... David Blunkett (born 6 June 1947) is a British Labour Party politician and has been Member of Parliament for Sheffield Brightside since 1987. ... Aagje (Ada) Kok (born 6 June 1947 in Amsterdam) was a swimmer who ranked among the worlds best in the butterfly stroke category during the 1960s. ... Robert Barton Englund (born June 6th, 1949), is an American actor from Glendale, California. ... is the 158th day of the year (159th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thurman Lee Munson (June 7, 1947 – August 2, 1979) was an American catcher in Major League Baseball who played with the New York Yankees from 1969 to 1979. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... is the 159th day of the year (160th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eric F. Wieschaus (born June 8, 1947) is an American developmental biologist and Nobel Prize-winner. ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Barry The Fish Melton (born June 14, 1947 in New York City) was the co-founder (1965) and original lead guitarist of Country Joe and The Fish. ... Country Joe and the Fish, from the cover of Feel Like Im Fixin to Die Country Joe and the Fish was a rock music/folk music band known for musical protests against the Vietnam War, from 1965 to 1970. ... The Dinosaurs, formed in 1982, was the only Bay-Area supergroup to emerge from the psychedelic music era of San Francisco. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Hoagland (15 June 1947 – 16 March 1984) was a war photographer and photojournalist noted for his documentation of civil conflicts in Nicaragua, Lebanon, and El Salvador. ... This article is about the year. ... is the 167th day of the year (168th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... -minu (pronounced meenoo), officially Hans-Peter Hammel, (b. ... is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paula Koivuniemi, 59 years, in 2006. ... is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ahmed Salman Rushdie KBE (Hindi: Urdu: سلمان رشدی; born 19 June 1947) is a British-Indian novelist and essayist. ... Candace June Clark (born June 20, 1947) is an Oscar-nominated American film and television actress. ... is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Shirin Ebadi at a press conference in November 2005. ... Lester B. Pearson after accepting the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize (Swedish and Norwegian: Nobels fredspris) is the name of one of five Nobel Prizes bequeathed by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... Meredith Baxter (born June 21, 1947 in South Pasadena, California) is an American actress. ... is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Octavia Estelle Butler (June 22, 1947 — February 24, 2006) was an American science fiction writer, one of very few African-American women in the field. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... David Lander on the cover of his autobiography David Landau (born June 22, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York), better known as David Lander, is an American actor, comedian, composer, musician, and baseball scout. ... Peter Press Maravich (June 22, 1947 – January 5, 1988) was a Serb-American basketball player known for his dazzling ballhandling, incredible shooting abilities, and creative passing. ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... Mike Stone (a. ... is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mark Helprin (born on June 28, 1947) is an award-winning American novelist and journalist, best known for his novel Winter’s Tale and his writing for The New Yorker. ...

July-August

is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lawrence Gene Larry David (born July 2, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York) is an Emmy-winning actor, writer, comedian, producer and film director. ... is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the English musician, see Dave Berry (musician). ... is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Beckinsale (6 July 1947 – 19 March 1979) was an English actor who is most famous for his role as Lennie Godber in the popular BBC sitcom Porridge. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Rob Townsend (born July 7, 1947) is a British rock drummer who played for the progressive rock band Family from 1967 to 1973. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bobby Sowell, born July 8, 1947 in Memphis, Tennessee is an American musician, pianist and composer. ... is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Haruomi Hosono (細野 晴臣 Hosono Haruomi, born July 9, 1947 in Minato, Tokyo) is a Japanese popular musician, best known internationally as a member of Yellow Magic Orchestra. ... Yellow Magic Orchestra is a Japanese electropop band, formed in 1978. ... This article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Jimi Hendrix James Marshall Jimi Hendrix (November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer who is widely considered to be the most important electric guitarist in the history of popular music. ... Orenthal James Simpson (born July 9, 1947), commonly known as O. J. Simpson and also just by his initials O.J. and his nickname The Juice, is a retired American football player who achieved stardom at the collegiate and professional levels. ... is the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arlo Davy Guthrie (born July 10, 1947) is an American folk singer. ... is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (Camilla Rosemary; formerly Parker Bowles; née Shand, born 17 July 1947) is the second wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, heir apparent to the thrones of the United Kingdom and the other 15 Commonwealth Realms. ... is the 199th day of the year (200th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Steven W. Mahoney (born July 18, 1947) is a Canadian politician. ... is the 200th day of the year (201st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Australian film composer, see Brian May (composer). ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, singer Freddie Mercury and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gerd Binnig (born July 20, 1947) is a German-born physicist who shared with Heinrich Rohrer half of the 1986 Nobel Prize for Physics for their invention of the scanning tunneling microscope (STM). ... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... Carlos Augusto Alves Santana (born July 20, 1947), is a Grammy Award-winning Mexican-born American Latin rock musician and guitarist. ... is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Co Adriaanse in 2005 Jacobson (Co) Adriaanse (born on July 21, 1947 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a former football player from the Netherlands, and a former manager of Portuguese side FC Porto after leading AZ Alkmaar to the 2005 UEFA Cup semi-finals. ... is the 205th day of the year (206th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter Serkin (born July 24, 1947) is a distinguished American pianist. ... is the 206th day of the year (207th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Warren Matthews (born July 25, 1947 in Wellington, New Zealand) is an actor, filmmaker. ... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (German pronunciation (IPA): ) (born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian-born American bodybuilder, actor, and politician, currently serving as the 38th Governor of the U.S. state of California. ... Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) and Governor Gray Davis (right) with President George W. Bush in 2003 The Governor of California is the highest executive authority in the state government, whose responsibilities include making yearly State of the State addresses to the California State Legislature, submitting the budget, and ensuring that... is the 212th day of the year (213th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Griffiths (born 31 July 1947) is a Tony award winning English actor who has appeared on stage, film and television. ... is the 219th day of the year (220th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Franciscus Henricus Antheunis, professionally known as Franciscus Henri (born 7 August 1947), is an internationally known musician and childrens entertainer. ... is the 221st day of the year (222nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Varley John Herbert Varley (born August 9, 1947 in Austin, Texas) is a Hugo Award, Nebula Award, Seiun Award and Prometheus Award Winning science fiction author. ... is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the lead singer of Jethro Tull. ... For the 18th-century agriculturist after whom the band was named, see Jethro Tull (agriculturist). ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Roland Hartston (born London August 12, 1947) is an English chess player who played competitively from 1962 to 1987 with a highest Elo rating of 2515 . ... is the 227th day of the year (228th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Raakhee in Sharmilee Raakhee Gulzar (born August 15, 1947 in India), also known as Raakhee, is an Indian Bollywood actress. ... is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gerard Schwarz (born August 19, 1947) is an American conductor. ... is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Terry Hoeppner (August 19, 1947 – June 19, 2007) was an American college football coach who served as head coach of the Indiana Hoosiers from 2005 to 2006. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 235th day of the year (236th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Martin Russell (born 23 August 1947 in Whiston, Merseyside) is a British playwright, lyricist and composer. ... is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roger De Vlaeminck at home on the cobbles of the Ronde van Vlaanderen Roger De Vlaeminck (born 24 August 1947) is a former Belgian professional cyclist. ... is the 239th day of the year (240th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bach in The Spy Who Loved Me, 1977 Barbara Bach (born August 27, 1947) is an American model and actress, known as the Bond girl from the James Bond movie The Spy Who Loved Me. ... is the 240th day of the year (241st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Liza Wang (right), in Blade Heart, a drama released in 2004. ... is the 242nd day of the year (243rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the Canadian statesman. ...

September-October

is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Al Green (birth name - Alexander N. Green, born September 1, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is the U.S. Representative from the Ninth Congressional District in Texas (map). ... is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kjell Magne Bondevik [IPA: çɛl mɑgne bʊnevik](born September 3, 1947) is a Norwegian Lutheran minister and politician. ... This is a list of Viceroys (Rigsstatholder) and Prime Ministers (statsminister) of Norway. ... is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bruce David Rioch (born September 6, 1947 in Aldershot) most recent position was as the coach of football club Odense BK in the Danish Superliga. ... is the 257th day of the year (258th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sam Neill (born Nigel John Dermot Neill), DCNZM, OBE (born 14 September 1947) is a New Zealand-Australian film and television actor, and owner of the Two Paddocks winery in Central Otago. ... is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tessa Jowell (born September 17, 1947 in London) is a British politician who is Labour MP for Dulwich and West Norwood, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and Minister for the Olympics, following the selection of London to host the 2012 Olympic Games. ... is the 262nd day of the year (263rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Steve Bartlett (born September 19, 1947) is a former U.S. congressman and mayor of Dallas, Texas. ... is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Stephen King, see Stephen King (disambiguation). ... is the 265th day of the year (266th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Norma McCorvey, aka Jane Roe Norma Leah McCorvey (née Nelson born September 22, 1947 in Simmesport, Louisiana) is best known as Jane Roe in the landmark Roe v. ... is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ali Parvin (Persian: ‎ , born September 25, 1947 in Tehran) is an Iranian football coach and former player. ... is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Advocaat (born September 27, 1947 in The Hague, Netherlands) is the Dutch coach of the Russian pro soccer team Zenit. ... This article is about the singer. ... is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marc Bolan (born Mark Feld; 30 September 1947 - 16 September 1977), was an English singer, songwriter and guitarist whose hit singles, fashion sensibilities and stage presence with T Rex in the early 1970s helped cultivate the glam rock era and made him one of the most recognisable stars in British... T. Rex (originally known as Tyrannosaurus Rex, also occasionally spelled T Rex or T-Rex), were an English rock band fronted by Marc Bolan. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aaron Ciechanover (אהרון צחנובר) (born October 1, 1947) is an Israeli biologist. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... is the 275th day of the year (276th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ward LeRoy Churchill (born October 2, 1947) is an American writer and political activist. ... For other uses, see 5th October (Serbia). ... For other uses, see Brian Johnson (disambiguation). ... This article is about about the band. ... is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gail Farrell Gail Farrell (born October 6, 1947) Singer and songwriter who is famous as a member of the long running American TV musical variety program The Lawrence Welk Show. ... is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Philip (Pip) Williams, (born October 7, 1947) is a record producer, arranger and guitarist, best known for producing albums for Status Quo and The Moody Blues. ... is the 282nd day of the year (283rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... France Gall (born Isabelle Genevieve Marie Anne Gall on October 9, 1947 in Paris) is a popular French singer. ... is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Martin Ruane, better known as Giant Haystacks (October 10, 1947 - November 29, 1998) was an British wrestler. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 286th day of the year (287th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Samuel Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947 in Monterey, California, USA), better known as Sammy Hagar (aka The Red Rocker), is an American rock guitarist, singer, and composer. ... is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lukas Resetarits (born October 14, 1947 in Stinatz) is an Austrian cabaret artist and actor, best known for playing police inspector Kottan in the Austrian TV series Kottan ermittelt. ... is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Hall Weir (October 16, 1947–) is an American guitar player, most recognized as a founding member of the Grateful Dead. ... This article is about the band. ... is the 290th day of the year (291st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Raymond Eugene Gene Green (born October 17, 1947) is a Democratic politician and a U.S. Congressman from the state of Texas. ... Michael McKean (born October 17, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, composer and musician, best known for his portrayal of Leonard Lenny Kosnowski on the sitcom Laverne and Shirley; as one of the members of Spinal Tap; as a Saturday Night Live cast member; and for other various appearances in... is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... James H. Fallon (b. ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Giorgio Cavazzano, born October 19, 1947, is an Italian comic strip artist. ... is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ed Welch (born October 22, 1947) is an English television composer. ... is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kevin Delaney Kline (born October 24, 1947) is an Academy Award- and Tony Award-winning American stage and film actor. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glenn Raymond Tipton (born October 25, 1948 in Blackheath, England) is one of the lead guitarists for British heavy metal institution Judas Priest. ... For other uses, see Judas priest (curse). ... is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) is the junior United States Senator from New York, and is a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2008 presidential election. ... First Lady Laura Bush and former first ladies (from left to right) Rosalynn Carter, Sen. ... Trevor Joyce (born October 26, 1947) is an Irish poet, born in Dublin. ... is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Stephen Dreyfuss (born October 29, 1947) is an Academy Award-winning American actor. ...

November-December

is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jim Rosenthal (born 6 November 1947) is a sports presenter on British television. ... is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Glen Edward Buxton (10 November 1947 – 19 October 1997) was a U.S. musician, and guitarist for the original Alice Cooper band. ... Alice Cooper (born February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans four decades. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... P.J. ORourke speaks at a January 2007 event at the Cato Institute about his latest book. ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece, coinciding with the anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising. ... Inky Mark (麥鼎鴻, pinyin: Mài Dǐnghóng) (born November 17, 1947) is a Canadian politician and a current member of the Canadian House of Commons, sitting for the Manitoba riding of Dauphin-Swan River. ... is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Raymond Boone (born November 19, 1947) is a former catcher and manager in Major League Baseball who was a four-time All_Star and one of the best defensive catchers in the games history. ... Anfinn Kallsberg (born November 19th 1947) leader of The Faroese Peoples Party (Fólkaflokkurin). ... Lamar Seeligson Smith (born November 19, 1947) is a Republican politician from the state of Texas, currently representing the states 21st congressional district (map) in the United States House of Representatives. ... is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Joe Walsh, see Joe Walsh (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... A songwriter is someone who writes the lyrics to songs, the musical composition or melody to songs, or both. ... For the UK magazine, see Guitarist (magazine). ... is the 326th day of the year (327th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Valerie Wilson Wesley (b. ... is the 328th day of the year (329th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Dwight Schultz (born November 24, 1947 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American stage, television and film actor. ... Johnny Zell (born November 24, 1947 in Fort Benning, Georgia) is an American musician best known from televisions The Lawrence Welk Show. ... is the 329th day of the year (330th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Bernard Larroquette (born November 25, 1947) is an American Emmy Award-winning film and television actor. ... is the 334th day of the year (335th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sergio Badilla Castillo (born November 30, 1947 in Valparaiso, Chile) is a Chilean poet and the founder of poetic transrealism in contemporary poetry. ... David Alan Mamet (born November 30, 1947) is an American author, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, and film director. ... is the 336th day of the year (337th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Isaac “Jacky” Bitton – (b. ... Les Variations was a French rock band from the 1960s and 1970s that sang in English and was known for its rock guitar based music. ... is the 341st day of the year (342nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wendy Padbury in 1993. ... is the 342nd day of the year (343rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas R. Cech received Nobel Prize in 1989 because he discovered the catalytic properties of RNA with Sidney Altman. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas Andrew Daschle (born December 9, 1947) is a former U.S. Senator and Senate Majority Leader from South Dakota. ... is the 344th day of the year (345th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rainer Seifert (born on December 10, 1947 in Wiesbaden) is a former field hockey player from Germany, who was a member of the West-German squad that won the golden medal at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. ... is the 346th day of the year (347th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Will Alsop (born 1947) is an English architect based in London, responsible for several distinctive and controversial modernist buildings — most in the United Kingdom. ... is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Christopher Parkening (born 14 December 1947) is an American classical guitarist. ... is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vincent Edward (Vince) Matthews (born December 16, 1947) is a former American athlete, winner of two gold medals at the 1968 Summer Olympics and 1972 Summer Olympics. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Rod Piazza (born November 18, 1947 in Riverside, California is a blues harmonica player, singer and band leader. ... is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paco De Lucia on the cover of El Duende Flamenco de Paco de Lucia (1972). ... Bryan Hamilton (born Belfast 21 December 1947) was a Northern Irish footballer and football manager. ... is the 360th day of the year (361st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carlton Ernest Fisk (born December 26, 1947 in Bellows Falls, Vermont) is a former Major League Baseball catcher who played for 24 years with the Boston Red Sox and Chicago White Sox. ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aurelio Rodríguez, born Aurelio Rodríguez Ituarte, Jr. ... MLB and Major Leagues redirect here. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full 2000 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ted Danson (born Edward Bridge Danson III on December 29, 1947) is an American actor most notable for his television work, and specifically, for his role as central character Sam Malone in the sitcom Cheers, and his role as Dr. John Becker on the series Becker. ... is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Burns, Ph. ... Jeff Lynne (born December 30, 1947 in Shard End, Birmingham) is a Grammy Award-winning English rock songwriter, singer, guitarist and record producer. ... “ELO” redirects here. ... is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Burton Cummings, OM, D.Mus (born December 31, 1947) is a Canadian musician and songwriter. ... Tim Matheson, an American actor, was born Timothy Lewis Matthieson on December 31, 1947, in Glendale, California, a suburb of Los Angeles. ... Peter T. Irniq (born 1947) is an Inuit Canadian and served as the second Commissioner of Nunavut from April of 2000 to April of 2005. ...

Deaths

January - June

is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Elizabeth Short, better known as the Black Dahlia, is a murder victim, born July 29, 1924 and died January 15, 1947. ... For the rap album, see 1924 (album). ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cover of Time Magazine (March 29, 1926) Andrew John Volstead (October 31, 1860 – January 20, 1947) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Minnesota from 1903 to 1923. ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... For the Australian rules footballer, see Joshua Gibson (footballer). ... Year 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Dining Room in the Country Pierre Bonnard (October 3, 1867 – January 23, 1947) was a French painter and printmaker. ... Year 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... “Capone” redirects here. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Friday [1] of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see Governor (disambiguation). ... Imperial Russia is the term used to cover the period of history from the expansion of Russia under Peter the Great, through the expansion of the Russian Empire from the Baltic Sea to the Pacific Ocean, to the deposal of Nicholas II of Russia, the last tsar, at the start... 1873 (MDCCCLXXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 43rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sidney Toler (April 28, 1874-February 12, 1947) was an actor and writer. ... Year 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link with display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Heinrich Häberlin (September 6, 1868 - February 26, 1947) was a Swiss politician. ... Year 1868 (MDCCCLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 70th day of the year (71st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victor Lustig (January 4, 1890 – March 11, 1947) is held to have been one of the most talented confidence tricksters who ever lived. ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Walter Samuel Goodland (December 22, 1862 – March 12, 1947) was an American politician and governor of Wisconsin. ... This article is about 1862 . ... is the 77th day of the year (78th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Crapo Durant (December 8, 1861-March 18, 1947) was a leading pioneer of the United States automobile industry, creating the system of multi-brand holding companies with different lines of cars. ... Year 1861 (MDCCCLXI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 78th day of the year (79th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Prudence Heward, born July 2, 1896 - died March 19, 1947, was a Canadian painter. ... Year 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display calendar). ... is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victor Moritz Goldschmidt (Zürich, January 27, 1888 – March 20, 1947 in Oslo) was a chemist considered to be the founder of modern geochemistry and crystal chemistry, developer of the Goldschmidt Classification of elements. ... For the toll-free telephone number see Toll-free telephone number Year 1888 (MDCCCLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Luise of Tuscany (about 1911) Luise of Tuscany (2 September 1870 in Salzburg–23 March 1947 in Brussels) (Luise Antoinette Maria Theresia Josepha Johanna Leopoldine Caroline Ferdinande Alice Ernestine, Princess Imperial and Archduchess of Austria, Princess of Tuscany, Hungary and Bohemia) was a daughter of Ferdinand IV of Tuscany and... 1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 84th day of the year (85th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chen Cheng-po Chen Cheng-po (Chinese: 陳澄波, February 2, 1895 - March 25, 1947) was a well-known Taiwanese painter. ... Year 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 87th day of the year (88th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Karol Åšwierczewski, Marian Spychalski and Michal Rola-Zymierski Karol Åšwierczewski, (callsign Walter) (22 February 1897 in Warsaw – 28 March 1947 at JabÅ‚onki near Baligród) was a military officer, general in service of Poland, Russia and Spain and a communist activist. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 89th day of the year (90th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arthur Machen (March 3, 1863 – December 15th, 1947) was a leading Welsh-born author of the 1890s. ... Year 1863 (MDCCCLXIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... George II (Greek: Γεώργιος [Geōrgios]; 20 July 1890 — 1 April 1947), King of the Hellenes (Greece) ruled from 1922-1924 and 1935-1947. ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... Henry Ford (1919) Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was the founder of the Ford Motor Company and father of modern assembly lines used in mass production. ... Year 1863 (MDCCCLXIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Christian X (Christian Carl Frederik Albert Alexander Vilhelm) (26 September 1870 – 20 April 1947) was King of Denmark from 1912 to 1947 and of Iceland between 1918 and 1944. ... 1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 114th day of the year (115th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Wilella Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873[1] – April 24, 1947) is an eminent author from the United States. ... 1873 (MDCCCLXXIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 128th day of the year (129th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Harry Gordon Selfridge (January 11, 1858 – May 8, 1947) was an American-born retail magnate, who founded the British department store Selfridges. ... Year 1858 (MDCCCLVIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 133rd day of the year (134th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sukanta Bhattacharya (1926) was one of the most honored poets of Bangla literature. ... Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 136th day of the year (137th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins (June 20, 1861 – May 16, 1947) was an English biochemist, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1929 with Christiaan Eijkman for the discovery of vitamins. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... Year 1861 (MDCCCLXI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 137th day of the year (138th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... George William Forbes (12 March 1869 - 17 May 1947) served as Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1930 to 1935. ... The Prime Minister of New Zealand is New Zealands head of government and is the leader of the party or coalition with majority support in the Parliament of New Zealand. ... 1869 (MDCCCLXIX) is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... is the 140th day of the year (141st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Philipp Eduard Anton von Lénárd, (June 7, 1862 in Preßburg, Austria-Hungary (today Bratislava, Slovakia)–May 20, 1947 in Messelhausen, Germany) was a Hungarian-German physicist and the winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1905 for his research on cathode rays and the discovery of... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... This article is about 1862 . ... is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz (September 24, 1878 – May 24, 1947) was a French-speaking Swiss writer. ... 1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... is the 150th day of the year (151st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kommandant Georg, Ritter von Trapp (April 4, 1880 – May 30, 1947) headed the Austrian singing family portrayed in The Sound of Music. ... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 151st day of the year (152nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Adrienne Ames (August 3, 1907 _ May 31 - American film actress. ... Year 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 162nd day of the year (163rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Hönigswald (b. ... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a Japanese name; the family name is Abe Kōsō Abe , 24 March 1892 – 19 June 1947) was an admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. // A native of Yamagata prefecture in northern Japan, Abe was a graduate of the 40th class of the Imperial... 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the British composer named Richard Bennett, see Richard Rodney Bennett. ... Regions Political culture Foreign relations Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      The Prime Minister of Canada (French: Premier ministre du Canada), is the Minister of the Crown who is head of the Government of Canada. ... 1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...

July - December

is the 200th day of the year (201st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... General Aung San (Bogyoke Aung San in Burmese) (Burmese: ; MLCTS: ; IPA: ); February 13, 1915 – July 19, 1947) was a Burmese revolutionary, nationalist, general, and politician. ... Year 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday[1] of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the actor Joe Cook see Joe Cook (actor). ... Judicial High Court Lower Courts Constitution State and territory governments Executive Governors and Administrators Premiers and Chief Ministers Legislative Parliaments and Assemblies State electoral systems ACT - NSW - NT - Qld. ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... is the 220th day of the year (221st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... General Anton Denikins Volunteer Army and regional Armed forces after Armistice of Mudros Anton Ivanovich Denikin (Анто́н Ива́нович Дени́кин) (December 16, 1872 – August 8, 1947) was Lieutenant General of the Imperial Russian Army (1916) and one of the foremost leading generals of the anti-Bolshevik White Russians in the civil war. ... Year 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frederick Russell Burnham, DSO (May 11, 1861 – September 1, 1947), was an American scout and world traveling adventurer known for his service to the British Army in colonial Africa and for teaching woodcraft to Robert Baden-Powell, thus becoming one of the inspirations for the founding of the international Scouting... Year 1861 (MDCCCLXI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 277th day of the year (278th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... “Planck” redirects here. ... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... Year 1858 (MDCCCLVIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leevi Antti Madetoja (February 17, 1887 – October 6, 1947) was a Finnish composer. ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar. ... is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Earl Willcox Snell (July 11, 1895 - October 28, 1947) was an Oregon businessman American Republican politician, serving in the Oregon State Senate, and as the 23rd Governor of Oregon. ... Year 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frances Folsom Cleveland (July 21, 1864 – October 29, 1947), wife of Grover Cleveland, was First Lady of the United States from 1886 to 1889 and 1893 to 1897. ... Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908), the twenty-second and twenty-fourth President of the United States, was the only President to serve non-consecutive terms (1885–1889 and 1893–1897). ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... is the 329th day of the year (330th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Léon-Paul Fargue (March 4, 1876 - November 24, 1947) was a French poet and essayist. ... Year 1876 Pick up Sticks(MDCCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Aleister Crowley, born Edward Alexander Crowley, (12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947; the surname is pronounced // i. ... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... G. H. Hardy Professor Godfrey Harold Hardy FRS (February 7, 1877 – December 1, 1947) was a prominent English mathematician, known for his achievements in number theory and mathematical analysis. ... 1877 (MDCCCLXXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... is the 341st day of the year (342nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nicholas Murray Butler Nicholas Murray Butler (April 2, 1862 – December 7, 1947) was an American philosopher, diplomat, and educator. ... Lester B. Pearson after accepting the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize (Swedish and Norwegian: Nobels fredspris) is the name of one of five Nobel Prizes bequeathed by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... This article is about 1862 . ... is the 341st day of the year (342nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tristan Bernard (September 7, 1866 - December 7, 1947) was a French playwright, novelist, journalist and lawyer. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley, KG, PC (3 August 1867 – 14 December 1947) was a British statesman and thrice Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. ... The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is, in practice, the political leader of the United Kingdom. ... Year 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Edward Higgins (November 26, 1864 – December 14, 1947) was the 3rd General of The Salvation Army (1929-1934). ... 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted (February 22, 1879-December 17, 1947) was a Danish physical chemist. ... Year 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gaspar Griswold Bacon was on the board of Harvard University and Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts (1933-1935). ... Year 1886 (MDCCCLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Johannes Winkler (May 29, 1897 - December 27, 1947) was a German rocket pioneer who launched the first liquid-fuelled rocket in Europe, the HW-I on March 14, 1931. ... 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victor Emmanuel III (Italian: ; 11 November 1869 – 28 December 1947) was King of Italy (29 July 1900 – 9 May 1946), Emperor of Ethiopia (1936–43) and King of Albania (1939–43). ... 1869 (MDCCCLXIX) is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Emil J. Brach, born in in the United States in 1859, to German immigrants, got his first major job in Chicago at a candy making company, where he eventually became a very high-income salesman, managing to save up $15,000 to invest in a candy manufacturing company. ... Year 1859 (MDCCCLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...

Nobel prizes

Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... Sir Edward Victor Appleton (September 6, 1892 – April 21, 1965) was an English physicist. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to 2006. ... Sir Robert Robinson (1886 - 1975). ... Emil Adolf von Behring was the first person to receive the Nobel Prize in physiology or Medicine, for his work on the treatment of diphtheria. ... Carl Ferdinand Cori (December 5, 1896 – October 20, 1984) was an American biochemist born in Prague (then in Austria-Hungary) who, together with his wife Gerty Cori and Argentine physiologist Bernardo Houssay, received a Nobel Prize in 1947 for their discovery of how glycogen (animal starch) - a derivative of glucose... Dr. Gerty Cori Dr. Gerty Theresa Cori, née Radnitz, (August 15, 1896 – October 26, 1957) was an American biochemist born in Prague (then Austria-Hungary) who, together with her husband Carl Ferdinand Cori and Argentine physiologist Bernardo Houssay, received a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1947 for... Bernardo Houssay Bernardo Alberto Houssay (April 10, 1887 – September 21, 1971) was an Argentine physiologist who received (with Carl and Gerty Cori) the 1947 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of the role played by pituitary hormones in regulating the amount of blood sugar (glucose) in animals. ... Nobel Prize in Literature medal. ... André Gide in 1893 Gide redirects here, for other people named Gide, see Gide (disambiguation) André Paul Guillaume Gide (November 22, 1869 – February 19, 1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. ... Lester B. Pearson after accepting the 1957 Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize (Swedish and Norwegian: Nobels fredspris) is the name of one of five Nobel Prizes bequeathed by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... American Friends Service Committee logo The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) affiliated organization which works for social justice, peace and reconciliation, abolition of the death penalty, and human rights, and provides humanitarian relief. ... Quaker redirects here. ...

Ship events

The list of ship commissionings in 1947 includes a chronological list of all ships commissioned in 1947. ... The list of ship decommissionings in 1947 includes a chronological list of all ships decommissioned in 1947. ... The list of shipwrecks in 1947 includes all ships sunk, floundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1947. ...

See also

(19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999...

Notes

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FBI in 1947: "It's a Wonderful Life" is Communist Propaganda
Get this: Blogger Will Chen at Wise Bread: Living Large on a Small Budget did a bit of holiday research, and discovered that the FBI Considered "It's A Wonderful Life" Communist Propaganda.
A redacted FBI memo dated May 26, 1947 and entitled "Communist Infiltration of the Motion Picture Industry" hilariously reads...
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