On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1948

Historical Events

  • Israeli forces liberate Meron & Gush-Halev
  • Safsaf massacre, Israeli defence forces attack Palestinian village of Safsaf in the Galilee

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestKate Jackson

Kate Jackson, actress (Rookies, Charlie's Angels), born in Birmingham, Alabama

Actress Kate Jackson
Kate Jackson
  • Ricky Reynolds, American musician (Black Oak Arkansas)
1948 Highlights

About October 29, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio