On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1948

Historical Events

  • WTVR TV channel 6 in Richmond, VA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Carol Drinkwater, Anglo-Irish actress (Father, All Creatures Great & Small) and author (The Haunted School, Provence), born in London
1948 Highlights

About April 22, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus