Historical Events Happened In 1949
Monday, 05 October 2015
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) on this day in history.
Dec 08 "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs in the year 1949.
Dec 09 In the year 1949 dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty
Dec 11 In the year 1949 chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29)
Dec 12 In the year 1949 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 in the year 1949.
Dec 15 Albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris in the year 1949.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed
Dec 17 On this day in history "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
Dec 17 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1949.
Dec 18 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game on this day in history.
Dec 19 Luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland in the year 1949.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1949.
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs in the year 1949.
Dec 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) in the year 1949.
Dec 30 In the year 1949 india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia in the year 1949.