On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1949

Historical Events

Sport awardUS Masters Golf

13th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Sam Snead wins his first of 3 green jackets by 3 strokes over Johnny Bulla and Lloyd Mangrum

Golfer Sam Snead
Sam Snead

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Troyer, American musician (ELO Part II, The Orchestra), born in Elkhart, Indiana
1949 Highlights

About April 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries