On This Day

August 23, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Earl Bernadotte asks aid for fugitives to Palestine
  • World Council of Churches formed by 147 churches from 44 countries

Birthdays in History

  • Andrei Ple┼ču, Romanian writer and essayist, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Daniel Ruettiger "Rudy", University of Notre Dame football legend, born in Joliet, Illinois
1948 in History