Historical Events In 1948
Monday, 04 July 2022
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 On this day in history the birth of John Ritter, American comedy film actor
Sep 18 Ralph J Bunche confirmed as acting UN mediator in Palestine in the year 1948.
Sep 19 In the year 1948 62nd US Womens Tennis: M Osborne duPont beats A L Brough (46 64 15-13)
Sep 19 The birth of Jeremy Irons, English born film actor on this day in history.
Sep 20 "Magdalena" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 48 performances in the year 1948.
Sep 21 In the year 1948 "Texaco Star Theater" with Milton Berle premieres on NBC-TV
Sep 21 In the year 1948 comedian Milton Berle is named as permanent host of The Texaco Star Theater on NBC-TV.
Sep 21 In the year 1948 the birth of Stephen King, US novelist
Sep 23 On this day in history braves clinch NL pennant
Sep 24 Mildred Gillars (Axis Sally) pleads innocent in Wash DC on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1948 mildred Gillars, charged with treason as Nazi radio propagandist Axis Sally, pleads innocent in Washington, DC.
Sep 24 On this day in history warren William, actor (Fear, Wolf Man, Madame X), dies at 53
Sep 25 In the year 1948 "Heaven on Earth" closes at Century Theater NYC after 12 performances
Sep 26 In the year 1948 boston Braves win 1st NL championship since 1914
Sep 27 "Carib Song" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 36 performances on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1948 frank Cellier, actor (Spider, Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade), dies at 64
Sep 28 EJ Ratcliffe, dies in the year 1948.
Sep 28 On this day in history wBAP-TV, (NBC affiliate) Fort Worth Texas, begins broadcasting
Oct 01 In the year 1948 calif Supreme Court voids state statute banning interracial marriages
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1948 indians beat Red Sox, 8-0, in 1st AL playoff game
Oct 05 The 1948 Ashgabat earthquake kills 100,000 in the year 1948.
Oct 06 On this day in history "Polonaise" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 113 performances
Oct 10 Then record 86,288 see game 5 of World Series in Cleveland on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1948 "Love Life" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 252 performances
Oct 12 On this day in history alfred Kerr, writer, dies at 80
Oct 12 Casey Stengel takes over as Yankee manager in the year 1948.
Oct 13 In the year 1948 samuel S Hinds, actor (Raven, Test Pilot), dies at 73
Oct 14 Batavia lt-governor-general Of Mook dismissed on this day in history.