April 2, 1948 in History

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Birthdays in History

  • Joan D. Vinge, American sci-fi author (2 Hugos, Dune), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Margaret Burbidge, British-American astronomer and educator, born in Davenport, England

Deaths in History

  • Sabahattin Ali, Turkish poet, author and journalist (Esirler, I├žimizdeki ┼×eytan), killed at 41