On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Clarke, Canadian NHL player and coach (Philadelphia Flyer), born in Flin Flon, Manitoba
  • Cliff Fish, English bassist (Paper Lace - "The Night Chicago Died"), born in Ripley, Derbyshire
  • Peter Visclosky, American politician (Rep-D-Indiana, 1985-2021), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Sheralee, American vocalist (Your Hit Parade, 1974-75), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1949 Highlights

About August 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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