Historical Events In 1948
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
Sep 16 Ferdinand I MKLM, prince of Saxony-Coburg/tsar of Bulgaria, dies in the year 1948.
Sep 17 Count Folke Bernadotte, UN mediator for Palestine, assassinated in the year 1948.
Sep 17 In the year 1948 the birth of John Ritter, American comedy film actor
Sep 18 In the year 1948 ralph J Bunche confirmed as acting UN mediator in Palestine
Sep 19 62nd US Womens Tennis: M Osborne duPont beats A L Brough (46 64 15-13) on this day in history.
Sep 19 The birth of Jeremy Irons, English born film actor on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history "Magdalena" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 48 performances
Sep 21 "Texaco Star Theater" with Milton Berle premieres on NBC-TV on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1948 comedian Milton Berle is named as permanent host of The Texaco Star Theater on NBC-TV.
Sep 21 On this day in history the birth of Stephen King, US novelist
Sep 23 Braves clinch NL pennant in the year 1948.
Sep 24 In the year 1948 mildred Gillars (Axis Sally) pleads innocent in Wash DC
Sep 24 On this day in history mildred Gillars, charged with treason as Nazi radio propagandist Axis Sally, pleads innocent in Washington, DC.
Sep 24 In the year 1948 warren William, actor (Fear, Wolf Man, Madame X), dies at 53
Sep 25 "Heaven on Earth" closes at Century Theater NYC after 12 performances on this day in history.
Sep 26 Boston Braves win 1st NL championship since 1914 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1948 "Carib Song" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 36 performances
Sep 27 Frank Cellier, actor (Spider, Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade), dies at 64 in the year 1948.
Sep 28 In the year 1948 eJ Ratcliffe, dies
Sep 28 WBAP-TV, (NBC affiliate) Fort Worth Texas, begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Oct 01 Calif Supreme Court voids state statute banning interracial marriages on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1948 radio Denmark begins transmitting
Oct 02 On this day in history "Finian's Rainbow" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 725 perfs
Oct 03 In the year 1948 columbia U reports discovery of uranium in Belgian Congo
Oct 04 Gordon MacRae hosted the premiere of a radio classic. The Railroad Hour debuted on ABC radio. The theme song was I’ ve Been Working on the Railroad and the show was sponsored by -- get ready America’ s Railroads on this day in history.
Oct 04 Indians beat Red Sox, 8-0, in 1st AL playoff game in the year 1948.
Oct 05 The 1948 Ashgabat earthquake kills 100,000 in the year 1948.
Oct 06 In the year 1948 "Polonaise" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 113 performances
Oct 10 In the year 1948 then record 86,288 see game 5 of World Series in Cleveland
Oct 11 "Love Life" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 252 performances on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1948 alfred Kerr, writer, dies at 80
Oct 12 Casey Stengel takes over as Yankee manager in the year 1948.
Oct 13 Samuel S Hinds, actor (Raven, Test Pilot), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 14 Batavia lt-governor-general Of Mook dismissed in the year 1948.