Historical Events In 1948
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Sep 16 In the year 1948 ferdinand I MKLM, prince of Saxony-Coburg/tsar of Bulgaria, dies
Sep 17 Count Folke Bernadotte, UN mediator for Palestine, assassinated in the year 1948.
Sep 17 The birth of John Ritter, American comedy film actor in the year 1948.
Sep 18 Ralph J Bunche confirmed as acting UN mediator in Palestine on this day in history.
Sep 19 62nd US Womens Tennis: M Osborne duPont beats A L Brough (46 64 15-13) in the year 1948.
Sep 19 On this day in history the birth of Jeremy Irons, English born film actor
Sep 20 In the year 1948 "Magdalena" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 48 performances
Sep 21 On this day in history "Texaco Star Theater" with Milton Berle premieres on NBC-TV
Sep 21 On this day in history comedian Milton Berle is named as permanent host of The Texaco Star Theater on NBC-TV.
Sep 21 The birth of Stephen King, US novelist on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history braves clinch NL pennant
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 Warren William, actor (Fear, Wolf Man, Madame X), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Sep 25 "Heaven on Earth" closes at Century Theater NYC after 12 performances on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history boston Braves win 1st NL championship since 1914
Sep 27 "Carib Song" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 36 performances in the year 1948.
Sep 27 Frank Cellier, actor (Spider, Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 28 EJ Ratcliffe, dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 WBAP-TV, (NBC affiliate) Fort Worth Texas, begins broadcasting in the year 1948.
Oct 01 In the year 1948 calif Supreme Court voids state statute banning interracial marriages
Oct 01 On this day in history radio Denmark begins transmitting
Oct 02 "Finian's Rainbow" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 725 perfs in the year 1948.
Oct 03 On this day in history columbia U reports discovery of uranium in Belgian Congo
Oct 04 In the year 1948 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.
Oct 04 Indians beat Red Sox, 8-0, in 1st AL playoff game on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1948 the 1948 Ashgabat earthquake kills 100,000.
Oct 06 On this day in history "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 In the year 1948 "Love Life" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 252 performances
Oct 12 Alfred Kerr, writer, dies at 80 in the year 1948.
Oct 12 Casey Stengel takes over as Yankee manager on this day in history.
Oct 13 In the year 1948 samuel S Hinds, actor (Raven, Test Pilot), dies at 73
Oct 14 In the year 1948 batavia lt-governor-general Of Mook dismissed