Historical Events For 1949
Sunday, 28 May 2017
Dec 07 In the year 1949 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
Dec 08 "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs in the year 1949.
Dec 09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty in the year 1949.
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 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 Sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier in the year 1949.
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 On this day in history 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 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game in the year 1949.
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 On this day in history dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia
Dec 25 The birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress on this day in history.
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 In the year 1949 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
Dec 28 On this day in history jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
Dec 29 In the year 1949 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries in the year 1949.
Dec 29 On this day in history syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1949 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia