Historical Events Happened In 1949
Monday, 26 January 2015
Dec 07 On this day in history 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
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) on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history aL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
Dec 13 On this day in history aL votes down proposal to revive spitball
Dec 13 Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 On this day in history sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1949 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 On this day in history david Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72
Dec 18 On this day in history phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
Dec 19 Luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland on this day in history.
Dec 20 Maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres in the year 1949.
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 Queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia in the year 1949.
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 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) on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1949 hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 On this day in history syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 On this day in history india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 In the year 1949 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia