What Happened on December 22, 1948

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • KPIX TV channel 5 in San Francisco, California (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Old, cricketer (England medium-pacer of 70's)
  • Lynne Thigpen, US actress, born in Joliet, Illinois (d. 2003)
  • Noel Edmonds, British TV personality (Foul-ups, Bleeps & Blunders)
  • Steve Garvey, 1st baseman (LA Dodgers, San Diego Padres)