What Happened on September 3, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • W Gomulka deposed as general secretary of Polish Worker's party

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Brewer, American rock drummer (Grand Funk Railroad), born in Flint, Michigan
  • Levy Mwanawasa - Zambian Politician (d. 2008)
  • Minouche Janmaat-Abee, Dutch politician (CDA), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Ronald W Harris, lightweight boxer (Olympic gold 1968), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Tara Oedayraj Singh Varma, 1st black woman in Dutch 2nd Chamber

Famous Deaths

  • Eduard Benesj, president Czechoslovakia (1921-22, 35-48), dies