Historical Events In 1949
Monday, 28 September 2020
Dec 07 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E) in the year 1949.
Dec 08 "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs in the year 1949.
Dec 09 Dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29)
Dec 12 AL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball on this day in history.
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 In the year 1949 albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
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 on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
Dec 17 On this day in history david Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72
Dec 18 On this day in history phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
Dec 19 Luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1949 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 In the year 1949 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 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Dec 29 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct) in the year 1949.
Dec 29 On this day in history hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 On this day in history syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 India recognizes People's Republic of China on this day in history.
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia in the year 1949.