On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1948

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAndrew Lloyd Webber

Andrew Lloyd Webber, English composer (Phantom of the Opera, Cats), born in London, England

  • Randy Hobbs, American rock musician (Johnny Winter Band, McCoys), born in Winchester, Indiana (d. 1993)
  • Wolf Blitzer, American television journalist

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Musician Nat King Cole (29) divorces dancer Nadine Robinson after 11 years of marriage

Musician Nat King Cole
Nat King Cole

1948 Highlights

About March 22, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries