What Happened on April 2, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dimitris Mitropanos, Greek singer
  • Eleanor Margaret Burbridge, astronomer/educator
  • Joan [Carol] D[ennison] Vinge, American sci-fi author (2 Hugos, Dune)
  • Marlene Floyd, LPGA golfer

Famous Deaths

  • Sabahattin Ali, Turkish poet, author and journalist (Esirler, I├žimizdeki ┼×eytan), killed at 41