What Happened on July 26, 1949

Historical Events

  • WCPO TV channel 9 in Cincinnati, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Taylor, English rock drummer (Queen - "Bohemian Rhapsody"), born in Norfolk, England
  • William M Shepherd, American Navy SEAL and NASA astronaut (STS 27, 41, 52), born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Born in 1949
1949 Highlights

About July 26, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo