What Happened on December 11, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • WHEN (now WTVH) TV channel 5 in Syracuse, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • WMC TV channel 5 in Memphis, Tennessee (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Baur, actress (Fran-Ironside, Teresa-Lancer), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Stamatis Spanoudakis, Greek composer