On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1948

Historical Events

  • WBZ TV channel 4 in Boston, MA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Gudrun Schyman, Swedish politician (Feminist Initiative), born in Täby, Sweden
  • Jim Bailey, NCAA punter (most punts in season-101, Va Milt Academy)
  • Nathaniel Rosen, American cellist (Tchaikovsky-gold-1978), born in Altadena California
1948 Highlights

About June 9, 1948

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

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