What Happened on March 9, 1948

Historical Events

  • Provisionary Indonesian government installed in Batavia

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher "Chris" Thompson, British singer and guitarist (Manfred Mann's Earth Band - "Blinded By the Light"), born in Ashford, Kent
  • Emma Bonino, Italian politician, Senator for Rome, born in Bra, Italy
  • Jaime Lyn Bauer, American actress (Young & Restless, Centerfold Girls), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Jeffrey Osborne, American soul singer-songwriter ("On the Wings of Love"), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Jimmie Fadden, American singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band), born in Long Beach, California
1948 Highlights

About March 9, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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