On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1948

Historical Events

  • Freedom Train arrives in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Crystal, American actor, writer and producer (Soap, City Slickers), born in Long Beach, New York
  • Tom Coburn, American politician (Sen-R-Oklahoma 2005-2015, Rep-R-Oklahoma 1995-2001), born in Casper, Wyoming (d. 2020)
1948 Highlights

About March 14, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces