What Happened on October 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Red Mill" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances
  • Demonstration by Moscow Jews honoring Israeli ambassador Golda Meir

Famous Birthdays

  • Hema Malini, Indian Actress
  • Leo Mazzone, American baseball coach
  • Michael Tylo, actor (Guiding Light, Blade-Young & Restless), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Foley, cricketer (one Test for NZ, scored 2 & 2), dies at 42