On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Beadle, English television presenter (Beadle's About), born in London, England (d. 2008)
  • Joschka Fischer, German politician and Foreign Minister of Germany (1998-2005), born in Gerabronn, Germany
  • Lois Reeves, American singer (Martha and the Vandellas), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Raphick Jumadeen, West Indian cricketer (WI slow left-armer of the 70's), born in Gasparillo, Trinidad and Tobago
1948 Highlights

About April 12, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries