What Happened on May 7, 1949

Historical Events

  • 75th Kentucky Derby: Steve Brooks aboard Ponder wins in 2:04.2

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathy Ahern, American golfer (Women's PGA C'ship 1972), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Stuart Marshall, British film director (Desire), born in Manchester (d. 1993)
Born in 1949
1949 Highlights

About May 7, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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