What Happened on January 22, 1948

Historical Events

  • All time great England cricket spin bowler Jim Laker takes 7-103 in his first Test innings in 1st Test v West Indies in Bridgetown, Barbados

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilbert Levine, American orchestral conductor, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Northern Calloway, American actor (d. 1990)
1948 Highlights

About January 22, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius