On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1949

Historical Events

  • UN International Court of Justice holds Albania responsible for incidents in Corfu Channel and awards Britain damages

Famous Birthdays

  • Chico [David-Allen] Ryan, American rock vocalist (Sha Na Na), born in Arlington, Massachusetts (d. 1998)
  • Steve Gadd, American jazz drummer ('Late In The Evening', '50 Ways To Leave Your Lover'), born in Irondequoit, New York
1949 Highlights

About April 9, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries