What Happened on May 4, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Air crash at Turin (whole Torino soccer team survives)

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerrit J P van Otterloo, Dutch MP (PvdA)
  • Graham Swift, British author (Waterland, Last Orders), born in London
  • John Force, American race car driver
  • Sybil Danning, [Danninger], Weis Austria, actress (Chained Heat)
  • Zal Cleminson, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)