On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1949

Historical Events

  • Moscow ends the blockade of West Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Leslie Easterbrook, American actress (The Devil's Rejects, Police Academy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Marilyn Tucker Quayle, novelist/wife of Vice President Dan Quayle (1989-93)
  • Stephen Burleigh, Wheeling WV, actor (Love & Betrayal, Afterburn)
1949 Highlights

About July 29, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo