What Happened on August 2, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • "Fat" Larry James, American drummer (Fat Larry's Band) (d. 1987)
  • Bertalan Farkas, Hungarian cosmonaut (Soyuz 36/35), born in Gyulah√°za, Hungary
  • James Fallows, American writer and journalist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Madeleine Smith, English actress (Vampire Lovers), born in Sussex, England