On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1948

Historical Events

  • China's Red army occupies Chinchov

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Puchkov, Russian colonel and cosmonaut

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

38th US President Gerald Ford (35) weds department store fashion consultant Elizabeth (Betty) Bloomer Warren (30) at Grace Episcopal Church in Grand Rapids

38th US President Gerald Ford
38th US President
Gerald Ford
US First Lady Betty Ford
US First Lady
Betty Ford

Famous Deaths

  • Edythe Chapman, American actress (b. 1863)
1948 Highlights

About October 15, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra