On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1949

Historical Events


Pope Pius XII excommunicates communist catholics

260th Pope Pius XII
260th Pope
Pius XII

Famous Birthdays

  • Helena Fibingerova, Czech, shot putter (Olympic bronze 1976)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Jones (30) weds "Rebecca" film producer David O. Selznick (47) in Beverly Hills, California

1949 Highlights

About July 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer