What Happened on September 12, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Theodor Heuss elected 1st President of the German Federal Republic (West Germany) with Konrad Adenauer the 1st Prime Minister

Chancellor of West Germany Konrad Adenauer
Chancellor of West Germany
Konrad Adenauer

Famous Birthdays

  • Irina Rodnina, USSR, pairs figure skater (Olympic gold 1972, 76, 80)
  • Tony Stevens, English rocker (Foghat, Savoy Brown), born in London