On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Marlette, American editorial cartoonist (d. 2007)
  • Linda Creed, American singer-songwriter (The Greatest Love Of All), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1986)
  • Peter Willey, cricketer (England batsman late 70's early 80's)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestLead Belly

Lead Belly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64

Blues Musician Lead Belly
Blues Musician
Lead Belly