On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1949

Historical Events

  • AL votes down proposal to revive spitball
  • Knesset votes to transfer Israel's capital to Jerusalem

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Elf, American Jazz guitarist (Trickynometry), and educator, born in Queens, New York City
  • Nana Alexandria, Georgian International Woman's Chess Grandmaster (1976), born in Poti, Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union
  • Paula Wilcox, English actress (Man About the House), born in Manchester, Lancashire, England
  • R. A. MacAvoy, American sci-fi author (Damiano's Lute, Raphael), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Randy Owen, American country music star (Alabama-Mt Music), born in Fort Payne, Alabama
  • Robert Lindsey, English actor (My Family, Citizen Smith), born in Ilkeston, England
  • Tom Verlaine, American rock vocalist (Television), born in Denville, New Jersey
1949 Highlights

About December 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius