On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1949

Historical Events

  • "All after Love" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 121 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Novi, Mexican songwriter and saxophone player (Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes), born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2010)
  • Tim[othy] Renwick, British rock guitarist (Sutherland Brothers & Quiver), born in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Walid Jumblatt, Lebanese political leader, born in Moukhtara, Lebanon
1949 Highlights

About August 7, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo