On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1949

Historical Events

  • 1st International Pancake Race held (Liberal Ks)

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Hemmings, English cricket spin bowler (16 Tests, 43 wickets, best 6/58; 33 ODIs; Nottinghamshire CCC), born in Leamington, England
  • Ivana Trump, Czech-American model and ex-wife of Donald Trump (1st Wives Club), born in Gottwaldov, Moravia, Czechoslovak Republic
1949 Highlights

About February 20, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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