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Historical Events In 1948

Sunday, 28 February 2021

Apr 14   In the year 1948 toronto Maple Leafs sweep Detroit Red Wings for the Stanley Cup  

Apr 14   In the year 1948 walter P Reuther, Pres (United Auto Workers), shot at his home  

Apr 15   In the year 1948 1st Jewish-Arab military battle, arabs defeated  

Apr 15   First Jewish-Arab military battle, arabs defeated in the year 1948.  

Apr 15   Indian territory of Himachal Pradesh created in the year 1948.  

Apr 16   Babe Ruth, baseball legend, dies in the year 1948.  

Apr 16   In the year 1948 organization for European Economic Cooperation (EEC) forms in Paris  

Apr 17   Johan P earl of Limburg Stirum, diplomat, dies at 75 on this day in history.  

Apr 18   International Court of Justice opens at Hague Netherlands on this day in history.  

Apr 18   Lockhead Hudson aircraft crashes at Lae, Papua New Guniea, claiming 37 lives in the year 1948.  

Apr 19   Gerard Cote wins his 4th Boston Marathon in the year 1948.  

Apr 20   NYC hikes subway fare from 5 cents to 10 cents on this day in history.  

Apr 20   In the year 1948 walter P Reuther UAW pres shot & wounded at his home in Detroit  

Apr 21   1st Polaroid camera was sold in US on this day in history.  

Apr 21   Carlos Lopez Buchardo, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1948.  

Apr 22   WTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1948.  

Apr 23   KSTP TV channel 5 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (ABC) 1st broadcast in the year 1948.  

Apr 24   Joseph Wihtol, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Apr 26   In the year 1948 the XP-86 prototype for the Sabre Jet first "officially" breaks the sound barrier. The first operational F-86A Sabres entered service in May of the same year  

Apr 27   Arab legion attacks Gesher bridge on Jordan River in the year 1948.  

Apr 29   Bradman scores 107 Aust v Worcs, 152 mins, 15 fours on this day in history.  

Apr 30   Org of American States charter signed at Bogot , Colombia on this day in history.  

May 01   Christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered in the year 1948.  

May 01   On this day in history glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes"  

May 01   North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea in the year 1948.  

May 03   On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to James Michener & Tennessee Williams  

May 03   Pulitzer prize awarded to James Michener &Tennessee Williams on this day in history.  

May 04   The Hague Court of Justice convicts Hans Rauter (SS) to the death on this day in history.  

May 05   1st air squadron of jets aboard a carrier in the year 1948.  

May 05   Belgian Government of Spaak resigns on this day in history.  

May 05   The first air squadron of jets aboard a carrier on this day in history.  

May 06   On this day in history "Sally" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 36 performances  

May 06   In the year 1948 43 communist rebels, executed in Athens  

May 07   Nazi collaborator V-Mann Antonius van de Waals sentenced to death in the year 1948.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1948

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of larry McNeeley, Lafayette Ind, banjo player (Glen Campbell Hour)  

Jan 03   In the year 1948 birth of manfred Kokot, East German runner (world record 50 m indoor)  

Jan 04   Eugeniusz Wycisło, Polish politician was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1948 birth of parthasarathy Sharma, cricketer (Indian batsman of the mid-70's)  

Jan 05   In the year 1948 birth of thom Mooney, rocker  

Jan 06   Dayle Hadlee, cricketer (brother of Richard, NZ medium-pacer of 70's) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   In the year 1948 birth of guy Spencer Gardner, Alta Vista Va, Lt Col USAF/astro (STS 27, STS 35)  

Jan 06   In the year 1948 birth of robert E [Bob] Wise Jr, (Rep-D-WV, 1983- )  

Famous Deaths In 1948

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1948 hermann K J Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Liebesmesse), dies at 66  

Jan 07   On this day in history raoul Auernheimer, writer, dies  

Jan 08   In the year 1948 kurt Schwitters, writer, dies at 60  

Jan 14   Anna "Ans" van Dike, Dutch Jewish Nazi-collaborator, executed at 42 died in the year 1948.  

Jan 19   Tony Garnier, French architect (b. 1869) died in the year 1948.  

Jan 21   Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1948.  

Jan 24   Maria Mandel, Camp Leader at Auschwitz (b. 1912) died on this day in history.  

Jan 26   In the year 1948 ignaz Friedman, composer, dies at 65  

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