Historical Events For 1949
Sunday, 26 February 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 in the year 1949.
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) on this day in history.
Dec 12 In the year 1949 aL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball in the year 1949.
Dec 13 Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem in the year 1949.
Dec 15 In the year 1949 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 Traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1949 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
Dec 17 In the year 1949 david Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72
Dec 18 In the year 1949 phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
Dec 19 Luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland in the year 1949.
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 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 In the year 1949 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
Dec 28 In the year 1949 jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
Dec 29 On this day in history 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries on this day in history.
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) on this day in history.
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