On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1948

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Babe Ruth's final farewell at Yankee Stadium, he dies Aug 16th

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth

Famous Birthdays

  • Garnet Bailey, Canadian ice hockey player and executive, born in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, Canada (d. 2001)
  • Joe Roth, American film executive, producer and film director (America's Sweethearts), born in NYC, New York
1948 Highlights

About June 13, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini