On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1948

Historical Events

  • "Hilarities (of 1949)" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 14 performances
  • Communist Madiun-uprising in Dutch Indies (Muso/Sjarifudin)

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Ralph Bunche confirmed as acting UN mediator in Palestine

Diplomat and Nobel Laureate Ralph Bunche
Diplomat and Nobel Laureate
Ralph Bunche

Famous Birthdays

  • Ken Brett, American baseball player, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2003)
1948 Highlights

About September 18, 1948

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo