On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1948

Historical Events

  • Jewish Agency of Jerusalem bombed
  • WBAL TV channel 11 in Baltimore, MD (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • César Gerónimo, Dominican baseball player
  • Dominique Sanda [Varaigne], French actress (The Conformist, 1900, First Love), born in Paris, France
  • George Kooymans, Dutch rock singer-songwriter, and guitarist (Golden Earring - "Radar Love"), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Jan Schelhaas, English musician (Caravan, Camel), born in Liverpool
  • Roy Barnes, 80th Governor of Georgia
1948 Highlights

About March 11, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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