Historical Events In 1949
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs
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) in the year 1949.
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball in the year 1949.
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball in the year 1949.
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 in the year 1949.
Dec 16 On this day in history sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 In the year 1949 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 in the year 1949.
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 On this day in history phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
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 in the year 1949.
Dec 25 The birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia
Dec 27 United States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands in the year 1949.
Dec 28 On this day in history 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs
Dec 28 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 in the year 1949.
Dec 29 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct) on this day in history.
Dec 29 On this day in history hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) in the year 1949.
Dec 30 In the year 1949 india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 On this day in history 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia