October 31, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Dutch Nazi Henri 'Hakkie' Holdert, director of Amsterdam paper De Telegraaf and member of the SS, sentenced to 12 years imprisonment

Birthdays in History

  • Dumisa B Ntsebeza, South African attorney/anti-apartheid activist
  • Mike Parker, (Rep-D-Mississippi)
  • Terrence W Wilcutt, Russellville Ky, Major USMC/astronaut (STS 68, 79)

Deaths in History

  • Edward Stettinius Jr. 48th US Secretary of State (1944-45) and diplomat, dies at 49