Historical Events In 1949
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Dec 07 In the year 1949 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
Dec 08 On this day in history "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 740 perfs
Dec 09 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accept Indonesian sovereignty
Dec 11 In the year 1949 chic Bear Johnny Lujack passes for 6 touchdowns vs Chic Cards (52-29)
Dec 12 In the year 1949 aL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
Dec 13 In the year 1949 aL votes down proposal to revive spitball
Dec 13 Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem in the year 1949.
Dec 15 In the year 1949 albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 In the year 1949 sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 Swedish Carmaker DebutsA Swedish company by the name of Svenska Aeroplan Aktiebolaget produced its first motorcar. In 1965 the concern changed its name to Saab Aktiebolag, and a few years later simply to Saab. The first Saab automobiles were engineered with the precision of fighter planes--the company's other main product in the year 1949.
Dec 16 In the year 1949 traitsjo Kostov, Bulgarian communist vice-premier, executed
Dec 17 In the year 1949 "Regina" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 86 performances
Dec 17 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1949.
Dec 18 In the year 1949 phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game
Dec 19 On this day in history luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland
Dec 20 Maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres in the year 1949.
Dec 21 Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 25 The birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress on this day in history.
Dec 27 Queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1949 united States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs on this day in history.
Dec 28 Jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39 on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1949 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct)
Dec 29 In the year 1949 hungary nationalized its industries
Dec 29 Syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer) on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia in the year 1949.