On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyung-Wha Chung, Korean violinist (Chung Sisters), born in Seoul, Korea
  • Richard Tandy, British rock bassist (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • Steven Tyler, American rock vocalist (Aerosmith - "Walk This Way"; "Dude Looks Like A Lady"), born in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Ernst, German poster artist/resistance fighter, dies at about 43
1948 Highlights

About March 26, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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