On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Istvan Dobi becomes Hungarian premier

Famous Birthdays

  • John Sentamu, Archbishop of York
  • Kevin Corcoran, actor (Swiss Family Robinson, Babes in Toyland), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • John T. McCutcheon, American cartoonist (Pulitzer Prize-1931), dies at 79
  • Sigrid Undset, Norwegian writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1882)