On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1948

Historical Events

  • 12th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Claude Harmon shoots a record-tying 279 (−9) to finish 5 strokes ahead of runner-up Cary Middlecoff

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcello Lippi, Italian football coach, born in Viareggio, Italy
1948 Highlights

About April 11, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries