What Happened on November 3, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAnna Wintour

Anna Wintour, English-American editor (Editor of US Vogue), born in London, England

Magazine Editor Anna Wintour
Magazine Editor
Anna Wintour

Person of interestLarry Holmes

Larry Holmes, American heavyweight boxing champ (1978-85), born in Cuthbert, Georgia

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Michael Evans, American actor (All in the Family), born in Salisbury, North Carolina
  • Mike Evans, American actor (d. 2006)
  • Roswitha Krause, USSR, 4 X 100m swimmer (Olympic silver 1968)

Famous Deaths

  • Solomon R. Guggenheim, American businessman and art collector (Guggenheim Museum New York), dies at 88