Historical Events In 1949
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jul 06 In the year 1949 cin Red Walker Cooper gets 10 RBIs
Jul 07 "Cabatgata (A Night in Spain)" opens at Broadway NYC for 76 perfs on this day in history.
Jul 07 "Dragnet" premiers on NBC radio; also a TV series in 1951 & 1967 on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1949 antun Sa'ada, Syrian rightwing politician, executed in Lebanon
Jul 08 In the year 1949 monte Irvin & Hank Thompson are 1st blacks to play for NY Giants
Jul 09 On this day in history benjamin Britten's Jump Symphony, premieres
Jul 09 In the year 1949 fritz Bennicke Hart, composer, dies at 75
Jul 10 The first practical rectangular TV tube announced-Toledo, Oh on this day in history.
Jul 12 On this day in history 16th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 11-7 at Ebbets Field, Brooklyn
Jul 12 LA Rams sign Norm Van Brocklin in the year 1949.
Jul 13 In the year 1949 pope Pius XII excommunicates communist catholics
Jul 14 In the year 1949 frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for S Afr), dies
Jul 14 USSR explodes their 1st atom bomb in the year 1949.
Jul 15 In the year 1949 "Miss Liberty" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 308 performances
Jul 15 On this day in history czech tennis stars Jaroslav Drobny & Vladimir Cernik, defect to US
Jul 19 Laos becomes associated state within French Union in the year 1949.
Jul 19 Laos independence on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history israel's 19 month war of independence ends
Jul 21 Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 (NATO)
Jul 23 In the year 1949 test Cricket debut of Brian Close aged 18 years 149 days
Jul 24 On this day in history inidian pitcher Bob Lemon hits 2 HRs to beat Senators, 7-5
Jul 26 In the year 1949 c A Wirtanen discovers asteroid #1951 Lick
Jul 26 On this day in history wCPO TV channel 9 in Cincinnati, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting
Jul 27 On this day in history 1st jet-propelled airline (De Havilland Comet) flies
Jul 27 On this day in history havilland Comet 40-passenger airliner makes maiden flight
Jul 29 In the year 1949 airlift in West-Germany to West-Berlin ends
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 In the year 1949 lightning strikes a baseball field in Fla, kills the SS & 3rd baseman
Aug 03 Republic Indonesia proclaims cease fire on this day in history.
Aug 03 The National Basketball Association was formed on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1949 nBL & NBAA merge into National Basketball Association
Aug 05 In the year 1949 6.75 Earthquake hits Quito; about 6000 die