Historical Events Happened In 1949
Friday, 29 May 2015
Dec 07 In the year 1949 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
Dec 08 "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs in the year 1949.
Dec 09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty in the year 1949.
Dec 11 In the year 1949 chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29)
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball on this day in history.
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball in the year 1949.
Dec 13 In the year 1949 knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 In the year 1949 albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 Sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier on this day in history.
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 in the year 1949.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
Dec 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1949 dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia
Dec 25 The birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress in the year 1949.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 28 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 in the year 1949.
Dec 29 On this day in history 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries in the year 1949.
Dec 29 On this day in history syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia on this day in history.