What Happened on March 10, 1948

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st civilian to exceed speed of sound-Herb H Hoover, Edwards AFB Ca
  • 5th Golden Globes: Gentleman's Agreement, Ronald Colman, & Rosalind Russell win

Famous Birthdays

  • Austin Carr, NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers)
  • Ed Grundy, American rocker (Bloodrock)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Masaryk, Czech Foreign minister, commits suicide or is murdered
  • Zelda Fitzgerald, American artist, wife of writer F. Scott Fitzgerald (b. 1900)