On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlo Novi, Mexican songwriter and saxopone player (Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes), born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2010)
  • Walid Jumblatt, Lebanese political leader, born in Moukhtara, Lebanon