On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1949

Historical Events

Music releaseTheater Premiere

Arthur Miller's play "Death of a Salesman" opens at Morosco Theater, NYC

Playwright Arthur Miller
Arthur Miller

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Sylvester, American actor
  • Joe Lavender, NFL cornerback, born in Rayville, Louisiana
  • Maxime Le Forestier, French singer
  • Nigel Olsson, British rock guitarist and drummer (Elton John's Band), born in Wallasey, Cheshire
1949 Highlights

About February 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius