What Happened on February 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st newsreel telecast, "20th Century Fox-Movietone News", shown on NBC
  • Miranda, famous moon of Uranus, photographed for 1st time

Famous Birthdays

  • Eckhart Tolle, Author and spiritual teacher

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Baseball player and manager Leo Durocher (41) weds actress Laraine Day (27) in Santa Monica, California

Baseball Player and Manager Leo Durocher
Baseball Player and Manager
Leo Durocher