What Happened on July 1, 1948

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Historical Events


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Bradman scores 128 Australia v Surrey, 141 mins, 15 fours

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

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Brooklyn's Roy Campanella debuts as catcher

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
  • NYC subway fare goes to 10 cents, bus fare to 7 cents and combo fare at 12 cents