Historical Events In 1949
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Nov 01 On this day in history leslie Gay, cricket wicket-keeper/goalkeeper (England in 1890's), dies
Nov 02 On this day in history netherland recognizes Indonesia as a sovereign state
Nov 03 In the year 1949 solomon R Guggenheim, US art collector, dies at 88
Nov 04 "One Man's Family" premieres on TV in the year 1949.
Nov 06 Greeks civil war ends on this day in history.
Nov 07 King Faruk disbands Egyptian parliament on this day in history.
Nov 09 Costa Rica adopts Constitution on this day in history.
Nov 12 Hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64 on this day in history.
Nov 13 The birth of Whoopi Goldberg, American actress in the year 1949.
Nov 15 In the year 1949 kRON TV channel 4 in San Francisco, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
Nov 18 NL batting leader (.342) Jackie Robinson wins NL MVP on this day in history.
Nov 19 James Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (Oestereetster), dies at 89 on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1949 prince Rainier III coronation as 30th ruling Prince of Monaco
Nov 19 In the year 1949 prince Rainier III coronation in Monaco
Nov 20 Jewish population of Israel reaches 1,000,000 on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1949 bill Veeck sells Indians for $22 million
Nov 23 Gustav Radbruch, German Min of Justice, dies on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1949 britain nationalizes it's steel & iron industry
Nov 24 In the year 1949 britain nationalizes its steel &iron industry
Nov 25 In the year 1949 "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer" appears on music charts
Nov 25 Luther "Bill" Robinson, "Bojangles" famed tap dancer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1949 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15
Nov 26 In the year 1949 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 in the year 1949.
Nov 30 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 in the year 1949.
Nov 30 Chinese Communists captured Chungking in the year 1949.
Dec 01 WBNG TV channel 12 in Binghamton, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1949 elin Pelin, writer, dies
Dec 03 On this day in history kRLD (now KDFW) TV channel 4 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (CBS) begins
Dec 04 In the year 1949 bob Gage ties NFL record of a 97 yard touchdown run
Dec 04 On this day in history the birth of Jeff Bridges, American actor
Dec 05 Ezzard Charles defeats Jersey Joe Walcott for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1949 leadbelly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64