What Happened on May 11, 1948

Historical Events

  • Haganah takes control of Safed & port of Haifa
  • Luigi Einaudi elected President of Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Matt, Austrian slalom (Olympic bronze 1968)
  • Nirj Deva, Sri Lankan-British politician
  • Shigeru Izumiya, Japanese folk musician
Born in 1948

About May 11, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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