Historical Events In 1949
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Jul 06 Cin Red Walker Cooper gets 10 RBIs in the year 1949.
Jul 07 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" opens at Broadway NYC for 76 perfs in the year 1949.
Jul 07 "Dragnet" premiers on NBC radio; also a TV series in 1951 & 1967 in the year 1949.
Jul 08 Antun Sa'ada, Syrian rightwing politician, executed in Lebanon on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1949 monte Irvin & Hank Thompson are 1st blacks to play for NY Giants
Jul 09 In the year 1949 benjamin Britten's Jump Symphony, premieres
Jul 09 Fritz Bennicke Hart, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1949.
Jul 10 The first practical rectangular TV tube announced-Toledo, Oh on this day in history.
Jul 12 16th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 11-7 at Ebbets Field, Brooklyn in the year 1949.
Jul 12 In the year 1949 lA Rams sign Norm Van Brocklin
Jul 13 Pope Pius XII excommunicates communist catholics in the year 1949.
Jul 14 Frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for S Afr), dies in the year 1949.
Jul 14 On this day in history uSSR explodes their 1st atom bomb
Jul 15 On this day in history "Miss Liberty" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 308 performances
Jul 15 Czech tennis stars Jaroslav Drobny & Vladimir Cernik, defect to US in the year 1949.
Jul 19 Laos becomes associated state within French Union in the year 1949.
Jul 19 In the year 1949 laos independence
Jul 20 In the year 1949 israel's 19 month war of independence ends
Jul 21 In the year 1949 senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13
Jul 21 Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 (NATO) in the year 1949.
Jul 23 Test Cricket debut of Brian Close aged 18 years 149 days in the year 1949.
Jul 24 Inidian pitcher Bob Lemon hits 2 HRs to beat Senators, 7-5 on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1949 c A Wirtanen discovers asteroid #1951 Lick
Jul 26 In the year 1949 wCPO TV channel 9 in Cincinnati, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting
Jul 27 1st jet-propelled airline (De Havilland Comet) flies in the year 1949.
Jul 27 Havilland Comet 40-passenger airliner makes maiden flight in the year 1949.
Jul 29 Airlift in West-Germany to West-Berlin ends in the year 1949.
Jul 30 In the year 1949 british warship HMS Amethyst escape down Yangtze River, having been refused a safe passage by Chinese Communists after 3-month standoff
Jul 31 Lightning strikes a baseball field in Fla, kills SS & 3rd baseman in the year 1949.
Jul 31 On this day in history lightning strikes a baseball field in Fla, kills the SS & 3rd baseman
Aug 03 On this day in history republic Indonesia proclaims cease fire
Aug 03 On this day in history the National Basketball Association was formed.
Aug 04 On this day in history nBL & NBAA merge into National Basketball Association
Aug 05 6.75 Earthquake hits Quito; about 6000 die in the year 1949.