On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1948

Historical Events

  • 75 scientists ambushed on way to Mount Scopus

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Robinson, American writer and actress (Mean Streets), born in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Nam Hae-il, 25th Chief of Naval Operations of Republic of Korea Navy
  • Peter Sweval, American rocker (Looking Glass, Starz), born in Toms River, New Jersey (d. 1990)
  • Sue Doughty, British politician (MP for Guildford), born in York, England
1948 Highlights

About April 13, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries