On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1948

Historical Events

  • British begin airlift “Operation Plainfare” to West Berlin

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestKathy Bates

Kathy Bates, American academy award-winning actress (Misery), born in Memphis, Tennessee

Actress Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates

1948 Highlights

About June 28, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer