On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Indonesia begins its 2nd political election
  • WDSU TV channel 6 in New Orleans, LA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Nelson, English musician (Be Bop Deluxe)
  • Edmund "Ed" Kemper, American serial killer, born in Burbank, California
  • Laurent Voulzy, French singer and composer

Famous Deaths

  • Janet Fay, hammered to death by Honeymoon Killers