What Happened on January 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st Jewish family show "Goldbergs" premieres on CBS
  • RCA introduces 45 RPM record

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

George Foreman, Marshall Texas, American World Heavyweight boxing champ (1973-74, 95)

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman
  • James Lapine, American stage director
  • Teresa Graves, actress (Laugh-in, Get Christie Love), born in Houston, Texas
  • Walter S Browne, US chess champion (1974-78, 1980-84)

Famous Deaths

  • Erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865)