Historical Events In 1949
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Nov 01 In the year 1949 leslie Gay, cricket wicket-keeper/goalkeeper (England in 1890's), dies
Nov 02 In the year 1949 netherland recognizes Indonesia as a sovereign state
Nov 03 Solomon R Guggenheim, US art collector, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Nov 04 "One Man's Family" premieres on TV on this day in history.
Nov 06 Greeks civil war ends in the year 1949.
Nov 07 In the year 1949 king Faruk disbands Egyptian parliament
Nov 09 On this day in history costa Rica adopts Constitution
Nov 12 Hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 13 On this day in history the birth of Whoopi Goldberg, American actress
Nov 15 In the year 1949 kRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
Nov 18 In the year 1949 nL batting leader (.342) Jackie Robinson wins NL MVP
Nov 19 On this day in history james Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (Oestereetster), dies at 89
Nov 19 On this day in history prince Rainier III coronation as 30th ruling Prince of Monaco
Nov 19 Prince Rainier III coronation in Monaco in the year 1949.
Nov 20 On this day in history jewish population of Israel reaches 1,000,000
Nov 21 On this day in history bill Veeck sells Indians for $22 million
Nov 23 Gustav Radbruch, German Min of Justice, dies in the year 1949.
Nov 24 In the year 1949 britain nationalizes it's steel & iron industry
Nov 24 On this day in history britain nationalizes its steel &iron industry
Nov 25 "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer" appears on music charts in the year 1949.
Nov 25 Luther "Bill" Robinson, "Bojangles" famed tap dancer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 26 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15 on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history india adopts a constitution as a British Commonwealth Republic
Nov 28 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 293 perfs on this day in history.
Nov 29 Nationalist regime of China leaves for Taiwan/Formosa on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1949 a Sikorsky helicopter flew from NAS Seattle to NAS Alameda in 10 hours and 50 minutes and unofficially bettered the existing distance record for helicopters with a flight of 755 miles.
Nov 30 Chinese Communists captured Chungking in the year 1949.
Dec 01 WBNG TV channel 12 in Binghamton, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1949.
Dec 03 In the year 1949 elin Pelin, writer, dies
Dec 03 KRLD (now KDFW) TV channel 4 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (CBS) begins on this day in history.
Dec 04 Bob Gage ties NFL record of a 97 yard touchdown run on this day in history.
Dec 04 The birth of Jeff Bridges, American actor on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history ezzard Charles defeats Jersey Joe Walcott for heavyweight boxing title
Dec 06 Leadbelly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64 on this day in history.