On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1948

Historical Events

  • Czechoslovakia's non-communist minister resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • A C Fabian, astronomer
  • Barry Wordsworth, conductor
  • Billy Zoom, American guitarist (X), born in Savanna, Illinois
  • John Browne, group chief executive, British Petroleum Company
1948 Highlights

About February 20, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces