On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Cabana, American astronaut (STS 41, 53, 68, sk:88), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Thomas Forsyth, Scottish soccer defender (22 caps; Motherwell, Rangers), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2020)
1949 Highlights

About January 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius