On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1948

Historical Events

  • 1st Lt Nancy Leftenant becomes 1st African American in army nursing corps

Famous Birthdays

  • Raymond Kurzweil, American inventor and author (Kurzweil reading machine, text-to-speech synthesis), born in NYC, New York
1948 Highlights

About February 12, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius