On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1948

Historical Events

  • 20 die & 6,000 made ill by smog in Donora, Pennsylvania
  • Operation Hiram: Israelis take control of Galilee

Famous Birthdays

  • Toby Scott, American audio engineer and sound mixer (Bruce Springsteen), born in California
1948 Highlights

About October 30, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 73 years and 1 month
Leap Year: Yes

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