On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1949

Historical Events

  • LPGA Titleholders Championship Women's Golf, Augusta CC: Amateur Peggy Kirk wins her only major title by 2 strokes from Patty Berg and Dorothy Kirby

Famous Birthdays

  • Marcia Ball, American blues singer and pianist (Presumed Innocent), born in Orange, Texas
1949 Highlights

About March 20, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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