What Happened on June 3, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st negro to graduate from US Naval Academy (Wesley Anthony Brown)
  • Dragnet is 1st broadcast on radio (KFI in Los Angeles)
  • GN Clark becomes 1st female US treasurer

Famous Birthdays

  • David Evenett, MP (Conservative)
  • Stephen Ruppenthal, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Amedos Peter Giannine, founder of Bank of America dies at 79