What Happened on April 1, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Faroe Islands receive autonomy from Denmark.
  • H H H Johnson's debut as a bowler for West Indies to win v England 10-96

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy Cliff, Reggae singer
  • Simon Crowe, rock drummer (Boomtown Rats-Maxinguaye)
  • Y Y Williams, Welsh rugby player