On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1949

Historical Events

  • Detroit Tiger pitcher Art Houtteman is critically injured in an auto accident but recovers to win 15 games in 1949

Famous Deaths

  • James Rector, American athlete (b. 1884)
1949 Highlights

About March 10, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces