What Happened on October 6, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Iva Toguri D'Aquino (Tokyo Rose) sentenced to 10 years & $10,000 fine

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US President Harry Truman signs Mutual Defense Assistance Act (for NATO)

33rd US President Harry Truman
33rd US President
Harry Truman

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Farrell, Jamaica, rock vocalist

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Lynd [YY], Irish writer/critic (News Chronicle), dies at 70