On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1948

Historical Events

Music History

Billie Holiday is released from prison early due to good behavior

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret [Edith] Weis, American sci-fi author (Dragons of Spring Dawning)
  • Michael Bruce, American rock guitarist and keyboard player (Alice Cooper, 1969-73), born in Arizona
1948 Highlights

About March 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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