On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1948

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Bijz Criminal division sentences war criminal Jacob Folks to life

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman scores 153 in his last 1st-class cricket innings in England

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Lanier, American Basketball Hall of Fame center (8-time NBA All-Star), born in Buffalo, NY
  • Bob Lanier, NBA center (Detroit Pistons, Milwaukee Bucks)
  • Charlie Waters, American football player
  • Judy Geeson, Arundei actress (To Sir With Love, Berserk), born in Sussex, England
  • Margaret Trudeau, former Canadian 1st lady, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Tony Gatlif, Algerian-born director
  • Zhang Chengzhi, Chinese writer