On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1948

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Indian Army Invades the State of Hyderabad a day after Pakistani leader Muhammad Ali Jinnah passes away

Founder of Pakistan Mohammed Ali Jinnah
Founder of Pakistan
Mohammed Ali Jinnah

Famous Birthdays

  • Luis Lima, Argentinian operatic tenor, born in C√≥rdoba, Argentina
  • Max Walker, Australian cricket fast bowler (34 Tests, 138 wickets) and broadcaster (Nine Network), born in Hobart, Australia (d. 2016)
1948 Highlights

About September 12, 1948

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo