On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernadette Peters, [Lazzara], actress (Jerk), born in Queens, New York
  • Mercedes Ruehl, actress (Lost in Yonkers, Crazy People), born in Queens, New York
  • Mike Figgis, English director
  • Willie Donnell Smith, American fashion designer (WilliWear), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1987)
1948 Highlights

About February 28, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces