Today in History for 9th January 1947

Historical Events

Events 1 - 3 of 3

- "Street Scene" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 148 performances
- Elizabeth "Betty" Short, the Black Dahlia, is last seen alive.
- Roger Sessions' 2nd Symphony, premieres in SF

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 1 of 1

- Ronnie Landfield, American artist

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

- Karl Mannheim, sociologist (Diagnosis of Our Time), dies at 53
- Lambertus Zijl, sculptor (Merchant Exchange-Amsterdam), dies at 80

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