On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Morris, American country singer and actor (Colbys), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Mads Vinding, Danish bassist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Yoko Morishita, Japanese prima ballerina (Baterina No Habataki), born in Hiroshima, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Godfrey Turner, composer, dies at 35
1948 Highlights

About December 7, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius