On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1948

Historical Events

  • -5°F lowest temperature ever recorded in Cleveland in March

Famous Birthdays

  • Dana Walden, rock keyboardist (Champaign)
  • James Taylor, American singer-songwriter and guitarist ("Fire And Rain"; "You've Got A Friend"; "Shower The People"), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Kent Conrad, (Sen-D North Dakota)
  • Les Holroyd, British progressive rock musician (Barclay James Harvest), born in Oldham England
  • Virginia Bottomley, British minister of health and heritage
1948 Highlights

About March 12, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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