Historical Events Happened In 1949
Thursday, 26 November 2015
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 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty
Dec 11 Chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29) on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1949 aL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
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 In the year 1949 sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 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 on this day in history.
Dec 16 Traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed in the year 1949.
Dec 17 In the year 1949 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
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 In the year 1949 luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland
Dec 20 Maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 21 Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia in the year 1949.
Dec 25 In the year 1949 the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 Queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 27 United States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
Dec 28 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 in the year 1949.
Dec 29 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct) in the year 1949.
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries on this day in history.
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) on this day in history.
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China in the year 1949.
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia on this day in history.