What Happened on January 8, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Make Mine Manhattan" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 429 performances
  • "My Romance" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 95 performances
  • "Small Wonder" closes at Coronet Theater NYC after 134 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Lawrence Rowe, cricketer (prolific WI batsman, 302 v Eng 1974)