On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1949

Historical Events

  • Brigadier General Edwin K Wright, USA, ends term as deputy director of CIA
  • England beat South Africa by scoring 174 runs in 94 minutes

Famous Birthdays

  • Kalevi Aho, Finnish composer, born in Forssa, Finland
  • Tapani Kansa, Finnish singer, born in Hamina, Finland
1949 Highlights

About March 9, 1949

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces