On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Randy Neugebauer, American politician, born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Ray Colcord III, American film & television composer, born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Warwick Brown, Australian racing driver, born in Sydney, Australia

Famous Weddings

Noam Chomsky

Linguist Noam Chomsky (21) weds Carol Doris Schatz (19)

1949 Highlights

About December 24, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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