On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1949

Historical Events

  • British steel & iron industry nationalised
  • Syracuse Nationals beat Anderson Packers, 125-123 in 5 OTs

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Louis, American singer (Soul Children, I'll Be the Other Woman)
  • Jim Warren, American artist whose work includes album art for Bob Seger and Prince, born in Long Beach, California
  • Martin Duiser, pop producer (Vanessa, Lee Towers)
  • Shane Bourne, Australian comedian and actor
1949 Highlights

About November 24, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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