On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Lukas D Barnard, head of South Africa secret service (NIS)
  • Tommy Mottola, American music executive (Casablanca Records), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Hearne, cricketer (2 Tests for England, 4 Tests for South Africa), dies