On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1949

Historical Events

  • 18 countries recognize Republic Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellen Datlow, American editor, born in NYC, New York
  • Sara K. [Sara Katherine Wooldridge], American musician (Gypsy Alley), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Susan Shwartz, American author, born in Youngstown, Ohio
1949 Highlights

About December 31, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn