On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1948

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 201 in 272 mins v India, 21 fours 1 six

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • Test debut of Neil Harvey, v India at Adelaide

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Pointer, American rock vocalist (Pointer Sisters-She's So Shy), born in Oakland, California
1948 Highlights

About January 23, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius