May 2, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Arthur Miller wins Pulitzer Prize for "Death of a Salesman"

Playwright Arthur Miller
Arthur Miller
  • Bolivian state of siege proclaimed
  • Don Newcombe, 1st start, shuts out Cincinnati on 5 hits to win 3-0

Birthdays in History

  • Joey Phillips, percussionist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)