On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1948

Historical Events

Sports History

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

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? 73 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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