On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NL batting leader (.342) Jackie Robinson wins NL MVP

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • The U.S. Air Force grounds B-29s after two crashes and 23 deaths in three days

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie St Claire, [Cornelia Swart], Dutch singer (Tame me Tiger)
  • Ted Sator, NHL coach (NY Rangers, Buffalo Sabres), born in Utica, New York