On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Wilson, British Labour politician, born in Dunoon, Scotland
  • Davy O'List, English rocker (Roxy Music), born in Chiswick, London
  • Jeff "Skunk" Baxter, American rock guitarist (Steely Dan; The Doobie Brothers), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Lillian Board, British 400m athlete (Olympic silver 1968), born in Durban, South Africa (d. 1970)
  • Ted Nugent, American rock guitarist (Cat Scratch Fever; Damn Yankees) and right-wing gun advocate, born in Detroit, Michigan
1948 Highlights

About December 13, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

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