Historical Events For 1949
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) in the year 1949.
Dec 08 On this day in history "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs
Dec 09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty in the year 1949.
Dec 11 Chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29) in the year 1949.
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 On this day in history knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 Albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Dec 16 Sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1949 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 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 In the year 1949 maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres
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 On this day in history queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
Dec 27 On this day in history united States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
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 on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 In the year 1949 hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) in the year 1949.
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China in the year 1949.
Dec 31 In the year 1949 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia