On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1948

Historical Events

  • Basketball Association of America Finals: Baltimore Bullets beat Philadelphia Warriors, 88-73 to take series, 4 games to 2

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary A Condit, (Rep-D-California)
  • Max Wyndham, 2nd Baron Egremont, English peer and author
  • Paul Davis, American country-rock-pop singer-songwriter and piano player ("I Go Crazy"; "65 Love Affair"), born in Meridian, Mississippi (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Lopez Buchardo, Argentine composer, dies at 66
1948 Highlights

About April 21, 1948

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus