On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1949

Historical Events

  • 1st photo of genes taken at University of Southern California by Pease & Baker

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Schedeen, American actress, born in Portland, Oregon
  • Marshall Chapman, American country singer, born in Spartanburg, South Carolina
1949 Highlights

About January 7, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn