Historical Events In 1948
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Dec 09 In the year 1948 uN General Assembly unanimously approves Convention on Genocide
Dec 10 In the year 1948 uN General Assembly adopts Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Dec 11 WHEN (now WTVH) TV channel 5 in Syracuse, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1948 malayan Emergency: Batang Kali Massacre
Dec 14 In the year 1948 reginald Owen Morris, composer, dies at 62
Dec 15 Former state department official Alger Hiss indicted in NYC for perjury in the year 1948.
Dec 15 Former state dept official Alger Hiss indicted in NYC for perjury on this day in history.
Dec 16 "Lend an Ear" opens at National Theater NYC for 460 performances on this day in history.
Dec 17 Edgar Istel, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Indonesia begins it's 2nd political election in the year 1948.
Dec 18 In the year 1948 janet Fay, hammered to death by Honeymoon Killers
Dec 19 In the year 1948 2nd political action of Java/Sumatra
Dec 19 8th largest snowfall in NYC history (15.3") in the year 1948.
Dec 20 In the year 1948 c Aubrey Smith, actor (Prisoner of Zenda), dies at 85
Dec 20 Second Chamber accept 2nd Police Action in Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1948 o'Neil Place in the Bronx erronously renamed O'Neill Place
Dec 21 Seishiro Itagaki, Japanese General/min of War, hanged on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1948 kPIX TV channel 5 in San Francisco, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting
Dec 23 In the year 1948 former Japanese prime minister is executed along with six other top Japanese leaders for their war crimes during World War II
Dec 23 On this day in history hideki Tojo, Japan PM (1941-44) & 6 Japs, hanged for war crimes at 64
Dec 24 On this day in history 1st US house completely sunheated is occupied (Dover Mass)
Dec 24 Canada formally recognizes the state of Israel on this day in history.
Dec 24 First US house completely sunheated is occupied, Dover, Mass on this day in history.
Dec 26 Hungarian cardinal Mindszenty arrested in the year 1948.
Dec 28 On this day in history iDF crosses Egyptian border
Dec 28 In the year 1948 mahmud Nokrashy Pasha, PM of Egypt (19..-48), assassinated
Dec 28 The IDF crosses the Egyptian border on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history "Rape of Lucretia" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 23 performances
Dec 29 On this day in history uS State Department announces work on placing objects into Earth orbit
Dec 30 "Kiss Me, Kate" opens at New Century Theater NYC for 1077 performances on this day in history.
Dec 30 Cole Porter's musical Kiss Me, Kate opens on Broadway in the year 1948.
Dec 31 Dutch police actions up Java gone on strike in the year 1948.
Dec 31 In the year 1948 malcolm Campbell, English race driver, dies at 63