On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Felipe Ximenes Belo, East Timor politician, Nobel Peace laureate
  • Henning Mankell, Swedish playwright and author (Wallander novels), born in Stockholm (d. 2015)
1948 Highlights

About February 3, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius