On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Manuel Orantes, Spanish tennis player (US Open-1975), born in Granada, Spain
  • Mike Batt, British director, actor, composer, and former Deputy Chairman (British Phonographic Industry), born in Southampton, England
  • Richie Zisk, American retired baseball player & pro scout (Chicago Cubs), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Diplomat Henry Kissinger (25) weds Ann Fleisher (23) in Washington Heights, Manhattan

US Secretary of State and Political Scientist Henry Kissinger
US Secretary of State and Political Scientist
Henry Kissinger

1949 Highlights

About February 6, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius