What Happened on November 15, 1949

Historical Events

Music History

Dmitri Shostakovich' oratorio "Song of the Forests" premieres in Leningrad

  • KRON-TV channel 4 in San Francisco, California (NBC) begins broadcasting; call letters a nod to the owners other business, The San Francisco Chronicle newspaper

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Fossen, American bass guitar player (Heart, 1973-82), born in Kenmore, Washington
Born in 1949

About November 15, 1949

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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