On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1949

Historical Events

  • India recognizes People's Republic of China

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Davidson, equestrian 3-day (Olympic silver 1996)
  • Bruce Fairbairn, Canadian musician and record producer (Loverboy; Bon Jovi; Aerosmith), born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 1999)
  • Jim Flaherty, Canadian politician, Minister of Finance (2006-2014), born in Lachine, Quebec (d. 2014)
1949 Highlights

About December 30, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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