Historical Events In 1949
Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Dec 07 On this day in history 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart, Notre Dame (E)
Dec 08 In the year 1949 "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 On this day in history aL votes 7-1 rejecting legalizing the spitball
Dec 13 AL votes down proposal to revive spitball on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1949 knesset votes to transfer Israel's capitol to Jerusalem
Dec 15 In the year 1949 albert Camus' "Les Justes" premieres in Paris
Dec 16 On this day in history sukarno becomes president Indonesia, Mokammed Hatta premier
Dec 16 On this day in history 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.
Dec 16 On this day in history 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 Phila Eagles beat LA Rams 14-0 in NFL championship game in the year 1949.
Dec 19 In the year 1949 luxury passenger ship Aquitania demolished in Garelock Scotland
Dec 20 Maurice Ravel/John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast," premieres on this day in history.
Dec 21 Dutch 1st Chamber accept soeveregnty of Indonesia on this day in history.
Dec 25 In the year 1949 the birth of Sissy Spacek, American actress
Dec 27 Queen Juliana (Netherlands) grants sovereignty to Indonesia in the year 1949.
Dec 27 On this day in history united States of Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
Dec 28 20th Century Fox announces it would produce TV programs in the year 1949.
Dec 28 On this day in history jack Lovelock, NZ/US surgeon/athlete (Olympic-gold-1936), dies at 39
Dec 29 1st UHF television station operating regular basis (Bridgeport Ct) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Hungary nationalized its industries in the year 1949.
Dec 29 In the year 1949 syed Kirmani, cricketer (Indian keeper after Engineer)
Dec 30 On this day in history india recognizes People's Republic of China
Dec 31 On this day in history 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia