On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1948

Historical Events

  • 16-inch coastal guns removed from Fort Funston, San Francisco
  • KING TV channel 5 in Seattle, WA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques P. Dupuis, French Canadian politician
  • Storm Field [Elliot], NY, weatherman (WABC TV, WCBS TV)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles D. Brown, American actor (Eve Knew Her Apples), dies at 61
  • Kanbun Uechi, karate master (b. 1877)
1948 Highlights

About November 25, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius