On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Hungary adopts constitution
  • Ralph Flanagan & his orchestra records "You're Breaking My Heart"

Famous Birthdays

  • Nigel Griggs, English musician (Split Enz), born in Hatfield, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Paul J Mares, US jazz trumpetist/composer (Tin Roof Blues), dies at 49