What Happened on February 21, 1948

Historical Events

  • NASCAR is incorporated

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Ragland, American comedian (Keep on Truckin'), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Mel James, Welsh rugby league front rower (11 caps Wales; St. Helens RLFC) and rugby union prop (Swansea RFC), born in Resolven, Wales (d. 2022)
Born in 1948

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Lamond, Scottish pianist and composer, dies at 80
1948 Highlights

About February 21, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces