On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Boit, Kenyan 800m runner (Olympic bronze 1972), born in Eldoret, Kenya

Famous Deaths


Person of interestVictor Fleming

Victor Fleming, American film director (The Wizard of Oz, Gone With Wind), dies at 65

Director Victor Fleming
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Victor Fleming