On This Day

August 4, 1948 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 5 day Southern States filibuster succeeds in maintaining America's poll tax

Birthdays in History

  • Giorgio Parisi, Italian theoretical physicist (2021 Nobel Prize for Physics for pioneering work on climate change), born in Rome, Italy
  • James C Slattery, (Rep-D-Kansas, 1983- )
1948 in History