May 9, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Britain's 1st launderette opens in Queensway, London
  • Prince Rainier III becomes monarch of Monaco

Birthdays in History

  • Oleg Yuriyevich Atkov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz T-10)

Deaths in History

  • Louis II, Prince of Monaco, dies