On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Luther Grosvenor, English rock musician (Spooky Tooth), born in Evesham, United Kingdom
  • Wally Edwards, Australian cricketer (three Tests Australia v England 1974), born in Subiaco, Australia
  • [Steven] Adrian Belew, American new wave and progressive rock singer and guitarist (Frank Zappa; David Bowie; King Crimson, 1981-2009; The Bears), born in Covington, Kentucky
1949 Highlights

About December 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn