On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1949

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Failed assassination attempt on Shah of Persia Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Beck, actor (Hans Helms-Holocaust), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Roy Yeager, American musician (Atlanta Rhythm Section), born in Greenwood, Mississippi
1949 Highlights

About February 4, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius