On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Jackie Martling, "Jackie the Jokeman", comedian (Howard Stern Show)
  • Pat O'Brien, reporter (Entertainment Tonight)
  • Teller [Raymond Joseph Teller], American magician (Penn & Teller) and illusionist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Wally Tax, Dutch guitarist

Famous Deaths

  • Mordecai Brown, American baseball player (b. 1876)
1948 Highlights

About February 14, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius