What Happened on December 20, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Maurice Ravel and John Cranko's ballet "Beauty & the Beast" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecil Cooper, American baseball player
  • Claudia Jennings, [Mary Ellen Chestrerton], Minn, playmate (Nov, 1969)
  • Soumaïla Cissé, Malian politician

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

"Gone with the Wind" actor Clark Gable (48) weds socialite Sylvia Ashley (45)