On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Kennett, Australian politician
  • Larry Carlton, American jazz and rock session and touring guitarist (Crusaders; Joni Mitchell; Steely Dan), born in Torrance, California
  • Rory Gallagher, Irish rock and blues guitarist and songwriter ("Born on the Wrong Side of Time"), born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Ireland (d. 1995)
1948 Highlights

About March 2, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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