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

Person of interestD. W. Griffith

D.W. Griffith, American director and producer, dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 73

Film Director D. W. Griffith
Film Director
D. W. Griffith

1948 Highlights

About July 23, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo