On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1949

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? 71 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn