On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 1949

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bradman plays his last innings in 1st-class cricket, gets 30

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman
  • The Jharkhand Party is founded in India.

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Arnault, French businessman (LVMH Mo√ęt Hennessy Louis Vuitton), born in Roubaix, France
  • Franz Josef Jung, Commander-in-chief of the German Bundeswehr
1949 Highlights

About March 5, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces