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This is a list of various things that took place in 1948.
- Future pro Maurice "Mad Dog" Vachon, representing Canada, competes in wrestling at the Olympic Games in London
- The current version of the National Wrestling Alliance is formed by Pinkie George and five other promoters in Waterloo, Iowa
- 26 - Irma Acevedo
- 1 - Dinamic
- 7 - [[Yamato (Toguchi)]
- 19 - Coloso Colosetti
- 19 - Carlos Colón
- 24 - Goro Tanaka
- 25 – Joe Lynam 31 (Plane crash)
- 16 – Larry Labelle 40 (Car accident)
- 31 - Blue Demon
- 3 - Polo Torres
- Orville Brown is given recognition by the National Wrestling Alliance as its first World Heavyweight Champion, shortly after the Alliance's formation; Brown had been the reigning Midwest Wrestling Association World Heavyweight Champion
- 20 – Lou Thesz defeats Bill Longson to win the National Wrestling Association World Heavyweight Championship in Indianapolis, Indiana