Historical Events For 1949
Monday, 25 September 2017
Dec 07 On this day in history 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
Dec 08 On this day in history "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs
Dec 09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty on this day in history.
Dec 11 In the year 1949 chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29)
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball on this day in history.
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 On this day in history albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 On this day in history sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 In the year 1949 swedish Carmaker DebutsA Swedish company by the name of Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget produced its first motorcar. In 1965 the concern changed its name to Saab Aktiebolag, and a few years later simply to Saab. The first Saab automobiles were engineered with the precision of fighter planes--the company's other main product.
Dec 16 In the year 1949 traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed
Dec 17 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history david Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72
Dec 18 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland
Dec 20 On this day in history maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres
Dec 21 In the year 1949 dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia
Dec 25 On this day in history the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 Queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history united States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs in the year 1949.
Dec 28 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Dec 29 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct) in the year 1949.
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries in the year 1949.
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) in the year 1949.
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China in the year 1949.
Dec 31 In the year 1949 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia