On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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