On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1949

Historical Events

Music releaseTheater Premiere

Albert Camus' play "The Just Assassins" ("Les Justes") premieres in Paris

Author Albert Camus
Albert Camus

Famous Birthdays

  • Don Johnson, American actor (Miami Vice, Nash Bridges), born in Flatt Creek, Missouri
  • Ton Sijbrands, Dutch world checkers champion, born in Amsterdam
1949 Highlights

About December 15, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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