On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1949

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Andrei Vishinsky succeeds Molotov as Soviet Foreign minister

Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov
Soviet Foreign Minister
Vyacheslav Molotov
  • Piet Van de Pol (Neth) becomes world champion billiard player
  • Security Council of UN recommends membership for Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Carroll Baker, Canadian country singer and songwriter, born in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
1949 Highlights

About March 4, 1949

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces