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Historical Events In 1949

Wednesday, 22 September 2021

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

May 11   On this day in history israel becomes a member of the United Nations  

May 11   Siam changes its name to Thailand on this day in history.  

May 11   The recently introduced Polaroid camera sells for $89.95 in new York City on this day in history.  

May 12   On this day in history the blockade of the city of Berlin, by the USSR, is officially lifted  

May 12   The first foreign woman ambassador received in US (S V L Pandit India) in the year 1949.  

May 12   West begins Berlin Airlift to get supplies around Soviet blockade on this day in history.  

May 13   On this day in history 1st British-produced jet bomber, Canberra, makes its 1st test flight  

May 13   In the year 1949 the first British-produced jet bomber, Canberra, makes its first test flight later this type of aricaraft was used in the 1982 war in the Falklands  

May 14   On this day in history truman signs bill establishing a rocket test range at Cape Canaveral  

May 16   In the year 1949 william Newzam Prior Nicholson, painter/engraver, dies  

May 17   British government recognizes Republic of Ireland on this day in history.  

May 18   Antiquarian Booksellers Assoc of America incorporates on this day in history.  

May 18   Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America incorporates in the year 1949.  

May 18   In the year 1949 james T Adams, US historian (Pulitzer 1921)  

May 21   Klaus Mann, German writer, dies at 42 on this day in history.  

May 22   Hans Erich Pfitzner, Russian/German composer, dies at 80 in the year 1949.  

May 23   On this day in history federal Republic of [West] Germany proclaimed (Republic Day)  

May 25   Chinese Red army occupies Shanghai on this day in history.  

May 25   Simon H Spoor, intelligence officer/general (WW II), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

May 27   In the year 1949 indians start 12-17, owner Bill Veeck arranges a "Second Opening Day"  

May 27   On this day in history martin Canine, cartoon character, spoofs Martin Kane  

May 27   Ropert L Ripley, cartoonist (Believe It or Not), dies at 55 in NY in the year 1949.  

May 27   Russian stop train traffic West-Berlin in the year 1949.  

May 29   Candid Camera, TV comedy Variety, moves to NBC in the year 1949.  

May 30   East Germans constitution approved in the year 1949.  

May 30   NPS/VHP win first general election in Suriname in the year 1949.  

May 31   In the year 1949 charley Lupica begins stay on 4-foot-square platform platform atop a 60' pole, vowing to stay until Indians clinch pennant. (They don't, and he comes down 117 days later)  

Jun 01   The first magazine on microfilm offered to subscribers (Newsweek) in the year 1949.  

Jun 02   Dynam-Victor Fumet, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1949.  

Jun 02   Transjordan renamed Jordan in the year 1949.  

Jun 03   1st negro to graduate from US Naval Academy (Wesley Anthony Brown) in the year 1949.  

Jun 03   Amedos Peter Giannine, founder of Bank of America dies at 79 in the year 1949.  

Jun 03   On this day in history dragnet is first broadcast on radio (KFI in Los Angeles)  

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

Jan 03   Sylvia Likens, American torture victim (d. 1965) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1949 birth of mick Mills, British(?) soccer player  

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

Jan 06   In the year 1949 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 in the year 1949.  

Famous Deaths In 1949

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history malcolm Campbell, English cyclist (world speed-record), dies at 63  

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

Jan 10   In the year 1949 death of erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865)  

Jan 14   JoaquĆ­n Turina, Spanish pianist/conductor/composer (Rima), dies at 66 in the year 1949.  

Jan 15   On this day in history 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   On this day in history death of william Thomas Walsh, American author (b. 1891)  

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

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