On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1949

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Sylvester, American actor
  • Joe Lavender, NFL cornerback, born in Rayville, Louisiana
  • Maxime Le Forestier, French pop and folk singer-songwriter, born in Paris, France
  • Nigel Olsson, British rock touring and session drummer and backing vocalist (Elton John's Band), born in Wallasey, Cheshire, England
1949 Highlights

About February 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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