On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1948

Historical Events

  • KSTP TV channel 5 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (ABC) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Pascal Quignard, French author (Les Ombres), born in Verneuil-sur-Avre, Eure, France
  • Serge Thériault, French Canadian comedian and actor (Ding et Dong), born in Quebec City, Canada
  • Tessa Wyatt, English actress (Beast in the Cellar; Wedding Night), born in Woking, Surrey, England
1948 Highlights

About April 23, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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