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Historical Events In 1949

Monday, 16 May 2022

Apr 18   In the year 1949 leonard Bloomfield, linguist/philosopher, dies  

Apr 18   Republic of Ireland created in the year 1949.  

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

Apr 19   Yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth in the year 1949.  

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

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

Apr 20   In the year 1949 the birth of Jessica Lange American actress  

Apr 20   On this day in history willie Shoemaker won his first race as a jockey aboard Shafter V at Golden Gate Fields in Albany, CA, not far from San Francisco.  

Apr 23   On this day in history chinese Red army conquerors Nanjing  

Apr 23   Courtesy mail boxes for motorists started in SF in the year 1949.  

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

Apr 24   On this day in history 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   In the year 1949 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  

May 01   In the year 1949 gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)  

May 02   On this day in history arthur Miller wins Pulitzer Prize for "Death of a Salesman"  

May 02   On this day in history bolivian state of siege proclaimed  

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 on this day in history.  

May 04   Air crash at Turijn (whole Torino-soccer team survives) on this day in history.  

May 05   Council of Europe established in the year 1949.  

May 05   Council of Europe forms on this day in history.  

May 05   Maurice Maeterlinck, Belg playwright (Grand Fairie, Nobel 1911), dies in the year 1949.  

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   In the year 1949 britain's 1st launderette opens in Queensway London  

May 09   Britain's first launderette opens in Queensway London in the year 1949.  

May 09   Louis II, Prince of Monaco, dies on this day in history.  

May 09   On this day in history prince Rainier III becomes leader of Monaco  

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

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

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   Chick Churchill, Wales, keyboardist (Ten Years After-I'm Going Home) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of christopher Durang, Montclair NJ, playwright/actor (Sister Mary)  

Jan 03   In the year 1949 birth of sylvia Likens, American torture victim (d. 1965)  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of mick Mills, British(?) soccer player  

Jan 05   George Brown, rock drummer (Kool & the Gang-Celebration) was born in the year 1949.  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of michael Boit, Nandi Kenya, 800m runner (Olympic-bronze-1972)  

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   Amilcare Zanella, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1949.  

Jan 10   Erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865) died in the year 1949.  

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

Jan 15   In the year 1949 death of black Dahlia, murder victim found in LA (basis of the movie)  

Jan 20   In the year 1949 josephus T J Cuypers, architect (Amsterdam Stock Exchange), dies at 87  

Jan 22   William Thomas Walsh, American author (b. 1891) died in the year 1949.  

Jan 25   On this day in history emil Axman, composer, dies at 61  

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