What Happened on May 2, 1949

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Arthur Miller wins Pulitzer Prize for "Death of a Salesman"

  • Bolivian state of siege proclaimed

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Titchmarsh, English gardener and broadcaster (Gardener's World), born in Iilkley, England
  • Joey Phillips, percussionist (Atlantic Starr - "Touch a Four-Leaf Clover")
Born in 1949

About May 2, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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