On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1948

Historical Events

  • Organization for European Economic Cooperation (EEC) forms in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Lynne Franks, British public relations consultant, born in London
  • Robert Kirby, British music arranger (Nick Drake), born in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire (d. 2009)
1948 Highlights

About April 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries