On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Alia al Hussein, of Jordan (d. 1977)

Person of interestBarbara Mandrell

Barbara Mandrell, American country singer and TV host (Mandrell Sisters), born in Houston, Texas

Country Singer and TV Host Barbara Mandrell
Country Singer and TV Host
Barbara Mandrell
  • Merry Clayton, American soul and gospel singer (Ray Charles; Rolling Stones - "Gimme Shelter") and actress, born in Gert Town, New Orleans, Louisiana
1948 Highlights

About December 25, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn