On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur "Pooch" Tavares, rocker
  • Jack Reed, (Rep-D-Rhode Island)
  • Penelope Pussycat, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Chuck Jones (Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series), first debuts in "For Scent-imental Reasons"

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik A de Fish, [Henri Pauwels], Flemish philological, dies at 64