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Historical Events In 1949

Thursday, 02 July 2020

Apr 18   On this day in history leonard Bloomfield, linguist/philosopher, dies  

Apr 18   On this day in history republic of Ireland created  

Apr 18   Republic of Ireland withdraws from British Commonwealth in the year 1949.  

Apr 19   In the year 1949 yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth  

Apr 20   In the year 1949 dr. Arthur Compton of the University of Washington made a surprising statement in Boston, MA. He said,"College athletic coaches are responsible for the failure of efforts to reform sports and make sports an important part of education"  

Apr 20   On this day in history jockey Bill Shoemaker wins his 1st race, in Albany, California  

Apr 20   In the year 1949 jockey Bill Shoemaker wins his first race, in Albany, California  

Apr 20   The birth of Jessica Lange American actress on this day in history.  

Apr 20   Willie Shoemaker won his first race as a jockey aboard Shafter V at Golden Gate Fields in Albany, CA, not far from San Francisco in the year 1949.  

Apr 23   Chinese Red army conquerors Nanjing on this day in history.  

Apr 23   In the year 1949 courtesy mail boxes for motorists started in SF  

Apr 24   In the year 1949 3rd Tony Awards: Death of a Salesman & Kiss Me Kate win  

Apr 24   In the year 1949 dick Powell starred in " Richard Diamond, Private Detective" on NBC radio.  

Apr 25   E L Johnson discovers asteroid #1922 Zulu in the year 1949.  

Apr 25   Friedrich Durrenmatt's "Romulus der Grosse," premieres in Basel in the year 1949.  

Apr 28   Bkln, Commish Chandler suspends Durocher but he is absolved on May 3 NY fan charges Leo Durocher with assault after Giants lose 15-2 to on this day in history.  

May 01   Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on this day in history.  

May 02   Arthur Miller wins Pulitzer Prize for "Death of a Salesman" in the year 1949.  

May 02   Bolivian state of siege proclaimed in the year 1949.  

May 03   In the year 1949 a ten nations conference in London forms the Council of Europe  

May 03   The first firing of a US Viking rocket; reached 80 km in the year 1949.  

May 04   On this day in history air crash at Turijn (whole Torino-soccer team survives)  

May 05   On this day in history council of Europe established  

May 05   In the year 1949 council of Europe forms  

May 05   On this day in history maurice Maeterlinck, Belg playwright (Grand Fairie, Nobel 1911), dies  

May 06   A L Ochse, cricketer (10 wickets in 3 Tests for S Afr 1927-29), dies on this day in history.  

May 08   In the year 1949 west German constitution approved  

May 09   Britain's 1st launderette opens in Queensway London on this day in history.  

May 09   In the year 1949 britain's first launderette opens in Queensway London  

May 09   On this day in history louis II, Prince of Monaco, dies  

May 09   In the year 1949 prince Rainier III becomes leader of Monaco  

May 11   On this day in history 1st Polaroid camera sold $89.95 (NYC)  

May 11   On this day in history adrianus PHA de Kleyn, throat/nose/otologist (ear doctor), dies at 65  

May 11   By a vote of 37-12, Israel becomes 59th member of UN on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1949

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   In the year 1949 birth of chick Churchill, Wales, keyboardist (Ten Years After-I'm Going Home)  

Jan 02   Christopher Durang, Montclair NJ, playwright/actor (Sister Mary) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Sylvia Likens, American torture victim (d. 1965) was born in the year 1949.  

Jan 04   Mick Mills, British(?) soccer player was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of george Brown, rock drummer (Kool & the Gang-Celebration)  

Jan 06   Michael Boit, Nandi Kenya, 800m runner (Olympic-bronze-1972) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   In the year 1949 birth of richard Horowitz, composer  

Jan 07   John Christopher Parry, rocker (Cure) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1949

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Malcolm Campbell, English cyclist (world speed-record), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   On this day in history amilcare Zanella, composer, dies at 75  

Jan 10   Erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865) died on this day in history.  

Jan 14   JoaquĆ­n Turina, Spanish pianist/conductor/composer (Rima), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Black Dahlia, murder victim found in LA (basis of the movie) died on this day in history.  

Jan 20   Josephus T J Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Stock Exchange), dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Jan 22   William Thomas Walsh, American author (b. 1891) died on this day in history.  

Jan 25   Emil Axman, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1949.  

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