On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Gallacher, British golfer (10 European Tour titles), born in Bathgate, Scotland
  • Janet Issaca Ashford, writer
  • Judith Light, (Angela-Who's the Boss, 1 Life to Live), born in Trenton, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Poul Schierbeck, Danish organist and composer, dies at 60
1949 Highlights

About February 9, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius