On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1949

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAntónio Guterres

António Guterres, 114th Prime Minister of Portugal (1995-2002) and 9th Secretary-General of the United Nations (2017-), born in Lisbon, Portugal

PM of Portugal and Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres
PM of Portugal and Secretary-General of the United Nations
António Guterres
  • Phil Garner, American baseball player and manager (Astros), born in Jefferson City, Tennessee

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Ice hockey goaltender Jacques Plante (20) weds Jacqueline Gagne in Quebec, Canada

NHL Goalie Jacques Plante
NHL Goalie
Jacques Plante

1949 Highlights

About April 30, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus