On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashraf Ghani, Afghan anthropologist, economist, and politician (President of Afghanistan, 2014-present), born in Logar, Afghanistan
  • Joseph "Dusty" Hill, American rock bassist, songwriter (ZZ Top - "Cheap Sunglasses; "Legs"), born in Dallas, Texas
1949 Highlights

About May 19, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus