What Happened on August 7, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch government of Beel resigns
  • Delfo Cabrera wins 11th Olympic marathon (2:34:51.6)

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Chappell, cricketer (bro of Ian Elegant Aussie batsman 1970-84)
  • Marty Appel, American public relations executive and author