Historical Events In 1949
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1949 "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 Chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29) in the year 1949.
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball in the year 1949.
Dec 13 On this day in history aL votes down proposal to revive spitball
Dec 13 In the year 1949 knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 Albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris in the year 1949.
Dec 16 Sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier on this day in history.
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 Traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed in the year 1949.
Dec 17 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances on this day in history.
Dec 17 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1949.
Dec 18 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game in the year 1949.
Dec 19 Luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland in the year 1949.
Dec 20 On this day in history maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres
Dec 21 Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia in the year 1949.
Dec 25 On this day in history the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 On this day in history queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
Dec 27 United States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
Dec 29 On this day in history 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1949 syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia