Historical Events Happened In 1949
Monday, 22 December 2014
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) in the year 1949.
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) in the year 1949.
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 Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem in the year 1949.
Dec 15 In the year 1949 albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
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 in the year 1949.
Dec 19 In the year 1949 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 In the year 1949 the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 In the year 1949 queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
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 In the year 1949 jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
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) in the year 1949.
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