What Happened on July 29, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

King George VI opens 14th modern Olympic Games in London

King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • XIV Summer Olympic Games open at Wembley Stadium in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Neal Walk, American basketball player (Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Jazz, NY Knicks), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2015)