Historical Events For 1949
Thursday, 30 March 2017
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1949 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 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 in the year 1949.
Dec 16 On this day in history traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed
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 on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland
Dec 20 In the year 1949 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 In the year 1949 queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
Dec 27 United States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands in the year 1949.
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs in the year 1949.
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 In the year 1949 hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 In the year 1949 syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 On this day in history india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia in the year 1949.