January 10, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • RCA introduces 45 RPM record

Birthdays in History

  • James Lapine, American stage director
  • Walter S Browne, US chess champion (1974-78, 1980-84)

Deaths in History

  • Erich von Drygalski, German geographer, geophysicist, and polar scientist (b. 1865)