On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Boyd Matson, TV host/correspondent (National Geographic Explorer)
  • Gerry Sikorski, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Minnesota), born in Breckenridge, Minnesota

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Lana Turner marries 3rd husband Henry J. Topping, Jr

Actress Lana Turner
Actress
Lana Turner

1948 Highlights

About April 26, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus