On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1948

Historical Events

  • Operation 10 Plagues - Israeli offensive against Egyptian army

Famous Birthdays

  • Isabel E Allen, biostatician
  • Ntozake Shange, American author

Famous Deaths

  • Walther von Brauchitsch, German field marshal, dies at 67
1948 Highlights

About October 18, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra