What Happened on October 16, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Red Mill" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 831 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Demonstration by Moscow Jews honoring Israeli ambassador Golda Meir

4th Prime Minister of Israel Golda Meir
4th Prime Minister of Israel
Golda Meir

Famous Birthdays

  • Hema Malini, Indian Actress
  • Leo Mazzone, American baseball coach
  • Michael Tylo, American actor (Guiding Light, Blade-Young & Restless), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Foley, cricketer (one Test for NZ, scored 2 & 2), dies at 42