On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Golfing champ Ben Hogan seriously injured in an auto accident

Golfer Ben Hogan
Ben Hogan

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Spiner, American actor (Data-Star Trek the Next Generation), born in Houston, Texas
  • Francisco Maturana, Colombian football manager
  • Jetty Weels, Surinamese/Dutch vocalist (Mai Tai)
  • Ross Valory, rock bassist (Journey - Who's Crying Now, Open Arms), born in San Francisco, California
  • Sherry Mathis, actress (Search for Tomorrow)
  • Tom Tripplehorn, rocker (Gary Lewis & Playboys-This Diamond Ring)