What Happened on February 24, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Waterman, English stage and screen actor (Fair Exchange; Minder; The Sweeney), and singer, born in Clapham, London, England (d. 2022)
  • Jayaram Jayalalitha, Indian actress and politician, chief minister of Tamil Nadu, born in Mysore State (d. 2016)
  • Neil Hubbard, British guitarist (Juicy Lucy; Jesus Christ Superstar)
  • Peter Mond, 4th Baron Melchett, English jurist and Labour politician who was Minister of State for Northern Ireland (1976-79), born in London (d. 2018) [1]
  • Tim Staffell, English rock musician (Smile), born in London
  • Walter Smith, Scottish football manager (Rangers, Everton; Scotland 2004-07), born in Lanark, Scotland (d. 2021)
Born in 1948
1948 Highlights

About February 24, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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