What Happened on February 7, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Cradle Will Rock" closes at Mansfield Theater NYC after 34 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Omar Bradley succeeds Dwight Eisenhower as Army Chief of Staff

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Greenspoon, LA Cal, rock organist (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World)

Famous Deaths

  • "Red" McKenzie, blues-jazz singer (played comb-with-tissue-paper), dies