On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Stolovitz, fictional character on LA Law
  • Marilyn Cole, English Playmate model (Jan, 1972, Playmate of the Year 1973), born in Portsmouth, England
  • Tommy Eyre, British touring and session keyboardist, and musical director (Joe Cocker, Gerry Rafferty, Wham!), born in Sheffield, England (d. 2001)
1949 Highlights

About July 5, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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