What Happened on September 7, 1948

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st use of synthetic rubber in asphaltic concrete, Akron Oh

Famous Birthdays

  • Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, 2nd President of the United Arab Emirates (2004-present), born in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Susan Blakely, Frankfurt Germany, actress (Rich Man Poor Man)

Famous Deaths

  • Henricus A Poels, Dutch RC theologist/social foreman, dies at 80