On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1949

Historical Events

  • By a vote of 37-12, Israel becomes 59th member of UN
  • Siam renames itself Thailand
1949 Highlights

About May 11, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus