What Happened on March 13, 1949

Historical Events

  • US Ladies' Figure Skating championship won by Yvonne C Sherman
  • US Men's Figure Skating championship won by Richard Button

Famous Birthdays

  • Donny York, American rock singer (Sha Na Na,1969 - present), born in Boise, Idaho
  • Hiroshi Kazato, Japanese racing driver, born in Chiba Prefecture, Japan (d. 1974)
  • Julia Migenes, American soprano, born in NYC, New York
Born in 1949

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Giraud, French general (b. 1879)

About March 13, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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