On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles David Walker, American engineer and astronaut (STS 12 STS 16 STS 23), born in Bedford, Indiana
1948 Highlights

About August 29, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo