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

Henry Kissinger

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

1949 Highlights

About February 6, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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