What Happened on October 14, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 14 US Communist Party leaders convicted of sedition
  • Chinese Red army occupies Canton

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Ezzard Charles TKOs Pat Valentino in 8 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Ezzard Charles
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Ezzard Charles

Famous Birthdays

  • Katha Pollitt, American writer
  • Katy Manning, English/Australian actress