On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1948

Historical Events

  • Progressive party convention nominates Henry Wallace for President

Famous Birthdays

  • John Cushnahan, Northern Irish politician, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland

Famous Deaths

D. W. Griffith

D.W. Griffith, American director and producer (Birth of a Nation), dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 73

1948 Highlights

About July 23, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo