On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The U.S. Air Force Office of Special Investigations is founded.

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdelmalek Sellal, Prime Minister of Algeria (2014 - present), born in Constantine, Algeria
  • Bob Spink, British politician (MP for Castle Point in Essex), born in Haworth, Worth Valley, Yorkshire