On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1948

Historical Events

  • "Magdalena" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • Mexican Baseball league disbanded

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Panozzo, American rock bassist (Styx), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • George R. R. Martin, American fantasy and sci-fi author (A Song of Ice and Fire), born in Bayonne, New Jersey
  • John Panozzo, American rock drummer (Styx), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1996)
1948 Highlights

About September 20, 1948

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo