April 3, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 1st US figure skating championships held
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Gretchen Merrill
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Richard Button

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Harry Truman signs Marshall Plan ($5B aid to 16 European countries)

33rd US President Harry Truman
33rd US President
Harry Truman

Birthdays in History

  • Arlette Cousture, French-Canadian writer
  • H C Tomlinson, Headmaster (Hereford Cathedral School)
  • Jaap G de Hoop Scheffer, Dutch MP (CDA)