On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1949

Historical Events

  • Federal Republic of [West] Germany created out of the American, British and French occupation zones

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan GarcĂ­a, President of Peru (Peruvian Aprista Party: 1985-90, 2006-11), born in Lima, Peru (d. 2019)
1949 Highlights

About May 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini