Historical Events In 1949
Tuesday, 23 February 2021
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 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty
Dec 11 Chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29) on this day in history.
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball in the year 1949.
Dec 13 In the year 1949 aL votes down proposal to revive spitball
Dec 13 On this day in history knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 Albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris on this day in history.
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 In the year 1949 traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed
Dec 17 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances on this day in history.
Dec 17 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game in the year 1949.
Dec 19 In the year 1949 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 Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 In the year 1949 queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
Dec 27 United States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1949 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
Dec 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) on this day in history.
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia