On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1948

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mao Zedong's army occupies Yenan

Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party Mao Zedong
Chinese Revolutionary and Chairman of the Communist Party
Mao Zedong

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Spiegelman, American cartoonist
  • Ron "Penguin" Cey, American MLB 3rd baseman (LA Dodgers), born in Tacoma, Washington
1948 Highlights

About February 15, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius