On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Ismail "Pops" Mohamed, South African jazz multi-instrumentalist and producer, born in Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Duncan Stewart, 2nd British Governor of Sarawak (1949), dies at 45 after being fatally stabbed in the streets of Sibu by pro-Indonesian Malay student Rosli Dhoby
1949 Highlights

About December 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius