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1948 Calendar

1948 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29      
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 

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1948 Historical Event(s)

  •  January 1, 1948 – The British railway network is nationalised to form British Railways.
  •  January 21, 1948 – The Flag of Quebec is adopted and flown for the first time over the National Assembly of Quebec. The day is marked annually as Quebec Flag Day.
  •  February 10, 1948 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Rat in Chinese astrology.
  •  April 3, 1948 – President Harry S. Truman signs the Marshall Plan, authorizing $5 billion in aid for 16 countries.
  •  July 8, 1948 – The United States Air Force accepts its first female recruits into a program called Women in the Air Force (WAF).
  •  July 16, 1948 – The storming of the cockpit of the Miss Macao passenger seaplane, operated by a subsidiary of the Cathay Pacific Airways, marks the first aircraft hijacking of a commercial plane.
  •  August 3, 1948 – Whittaker Chambers accuses Alger Hiss of being a communist and a spy for the Soviet Union.
  •  August 25, 1948 – The House Un-American Activities Committee holds first-ever televised congressional hearing: “Confrontation Day” between Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss.
  •  September 17, 1948 – The Nizam of Hyderabad surrenders his sovereignty over the Hyderabad State and joins the Indian Union.
  •  November 1, 1948 – Athenagoras I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople is enthroned.

Who Were Born On 1948?

  •  May 12, 1948 – Steve Winwood, British musician (The Spencer Davis Group; Traffic)
  •  May 31, 1948 – John Bonham, British musician (Led Zeppelin) (d. 1980)
  •  July 9, 1948 – Hassan Wirajuda, Indonesian politician
  •  August 16, 1948 – Mike Jorgensen, American baseball player
  •  August 24, 1948 – Jean-Michel Jarre, French musician
  •  August 28, 1948 – Murray Parker, New Zealand cricketer
  •  September 10, 1948 – Charlie Waters, American football player
  •  September 17, 1948 – John Ritter, American actor (d. 2003)
  •  December 18, 1948 – Edmund Kemper, American serial killer
  •  December 22, 1948 – Lynne Thigpen, American actress (d. 2003)