What Happened on January 9, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Tommy Talton, American session and touring Southern rock guitarist, dobro player, and songwriter (Cowboy), born in Orlando, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Amilcare Zanella, Italian composer and conductor, dies at 75
  • Tom Longboat, Canadian athlete (Boston Marathon 1907 record time 2:24:24), dies at 61
1949 Highlights

About January 9, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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