What Happened on May 24, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Broadbent, English actor (Iris), born in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Roger DeakinsRoger Deakins (73 years old)

English cinematographer (Blade Runner 2049), born in Torquay, Devon, England

Famous Deaths

  • Alexey Shchusev, Russian-Soviet architect, dies at 75
1949 Highlights

About May 24, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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