On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1949

Historical Events

  • 15th Heisman Trophy Award: Leon Hart (end), Notre Dame

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Waits, American singer-songwriter and piano player (Small Change; Blue Valentine; "Jersey Girl"), and actor (Ironweed; Down By Law) born in Pomona, California
1949 Highlights

About December 7, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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