Historical Events on July 1st, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 63rd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Ted Schroeder beat Drobny (3-6 6-0 6-3 4-6 6-4)
  • Bao Dai's Republic of Vietnam gains independence from France
  • WBRC TV channel 6 in Birmingham, AL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • WCCO TV channel 4 in Minneapolis-St Paul, MN (CBS) begins broadcasting