On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1948

Historical Events

  • 1st courses begin at University of Ibadan, Nigeria
  • Ted Mack's "Original Amateur Hour" begins, DuMont (later NBC/ABC/CBS)
1948 Highlights

About January 18, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn