On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Nickles, American politician (Sen-R-Okla, 1981-2005), born in Ponca City, Oklahoma
  • Eigil Nielsen, Danish soccer midfielder (10 caps; Basel), born in Tårs, Denmark (d. 2019)
  • JoBeth Williams, American actress (Kramer vs Kramer, Poltergeist), born in Houston, Texas
  • Keke Rosberg, Finnish auto racer (World F1 Champion 1982), born in Solna, Sweden
  • Marius Müller-Westernhagen, German rocker (Stinker), born in Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Yoshihide Suga, Japanese politician, Prime Minister of Japan (2020-), born in Yuzawa, Japan
1948 Highlights

About December 6, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius