February 2, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • President Harry Truman urges congress to adopt a civil rights program

Birthdays in History

  • Alan McKay, rocker (Earth Wind & Fire-Boogie Wonderland)
  • Tony DeMeur, rocker (Fabulous Poodles-Anna Rexia, Suicide Bridge)

Deaths in History

  • Thomas W. Lamont, American banker; father or Corliss Lamont; great-grandfather of Ned Lamont (b. 1870)