On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1948

Historical Events

  • "Inside USA" opens at Century Theater NYC for 339 performances
  • Org of American States charter signed at Bogota, Colombia
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak

Famous Birthdays

  • Perry King, American actor (Andy Warhol's "Bad"), born in Alliance, Ohio
  • Wayne Kramer, American guitarist (MC5, Dangerous Madness), born in Detroit, Michigan
1948 Highlights

About April 30, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus