What happened this day in history July 4, 1948

What are the important events that happened on July 4, 1948? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 4, 1948: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 4, 1948 is the 186th day of the year 1948 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 180 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is June 21, 1948 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘hectaoctacontahexagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $12,492.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Cancer is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who were born on July 4, 1948?

  • 1948
    Ed Armbrister, baseball player
  • 1948
    Jeremy Spencer, English musician
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    Phil Wheatley, Director-General of the National Offender Management Service
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    René Arnoux, French race car driver
  • 1948
    Tommy Körberg, Swedish singer and actor

Who died on July 4, 1948?

  • 1948
    Monteiro Lobato, Brazilian writer (b. 1882)

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