Historical Events In 1949
Monday, 21 September 2020
Nov 01 Leslie Gay, cricket wicket-keeper/goalkeeper (England in 1890's), dies in the year 1949.
Nov 02 Netherland recognizes Indonesia as a sovereign state in the year 1949.
Nov 03 In the year 1949 solomon R Guggenheim, US art collector, dies at 88
Nov 04 "One Man's Family" premieres on TV on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1949 greeks civil war ends
Nov 07 King Faruk disbands Egyptian parliament on this day in history.
Nov 09 Costa Rica adopts Constitution in the year 1949.
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 NL batting leader (.342) Jackie Robinson wins NL MVP on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1949 james Ensor, Flemish painter/etcher (Oestereetster), dies at 89
Nov 19 Prince Rainier III coronation as 30th ruling Prince of Monaco on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1949.
Nov 24 In the year 1949 britain nationalizes it's steel & iron industry
Nov 24 Britain nationalizes its steel &iron industry in the year 1949.
Nov 25 "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer" appears on music charts on this day in history.
Nov 25 Luther "Bill" Robinson, "Bojangles" famed tap dancer, dies at 71 in the year 1949.
Nov 26 In the year 1949 37th CFL Grey Cup: Montreal Alouettes defeat Calgary Stampeders, 28-15
Nov 26 On this day in history india adopts a constitution as a British Commonwealth Republic
Nov 28 On this day in history "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" opens at Mark Hellinger NYC for 293 perfs
Nov 29 Nationalist regime of China leaves for Taiwan/Formosa on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1949 chinese Communists captured Chungking
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 In the year 1949 kRLD (now KDFW) TV channel 4 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (CBS) begins
Dec 04 On this day in history bob Gage ties NFL record of a 97 yard touchdown run
Dec 04 In the year 1949 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 On this day in history leadbelly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64