On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1948

Famous Birthdays

  • Dale A. Gardner, American naval commander and astronaut (STS 8, STS 51A), born in Fairmont, Minnesota (d. 2014)
1948 Highlights

About November 8, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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