What Happened on August 20, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 15th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Chi Cards 28, All-Stars 0 (101,220)
  • US expels Soviet Consul General in New York, Jacob Lomakin

Famous Birthdays

  • John Noble, Australian actor

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Robert Plant, English rock vocalist (Led Zeppelin-Whole Lotta Love), born in West Bromwich, England

Rock Vocalist Robert Plant
Rock Vocalist
Robert Plant

Famous Deaths

  • David John de Lloyd, composer, dies at 65