What Happened on September 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Indian owner Bill Veeck holds funeral services to bury 1948 pennant

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Harry Truman announces evidence of USSR's 1st nuclear device detonation

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Springsteen [The Boss], American singer, songwriter and rock musician (Born to Run, Born in the USA), born in Long Branch, New Jersey