Thursday January 2, 1947
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

January 2, 1947: Day of the Week

January 2, 1947 was the 2nd day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 363 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.

A person born on this day will be 77 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $1,285.60 today.

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Here’s the January 1947 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1947 calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Dog is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).

Who were born on January 2, 1947?

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Calvin Hill, American football player
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David Shapiro, American poet, literary critic, and art historian
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Jack Hanna, American zoologist
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Valery Shary, Byelorussian Olympic champion weightlifter

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