On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1948

Historical Events

  • Braves clinch NL pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • "Dangerous" Dan Toler, American rock guitarist (Dickey Betts; Allman Brothers), born in Connersville, Indiana (d. 2013)
  • Rob van Koningsbruggen, sculptor
  • Tomas Ulrich, American classical, jazz and rock cellist and composer (Diller-Quaile String Quartet), born in Columbus, Ohio
1948 Highlights

About September 23, 1948

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra