On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric J Beekes, actor/singer (Hunk)
  • Frank L Culbertson Jr, Cmdr USN/astro (STS-38), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Wendy Pritchard, Australian women's field hockey team manager (Olympics 1996)
1949 Highlights

About May 15, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus