On This Day

What Happened on November 30, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Chinese Communists captured Chungking
  • KOTV TV channel 6 in Tulsa, OK (CBS) begins broadcasting

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

New Zealand general election won by Sidney Holland's National party, ousting Peter Fraser's Labour government

New Zealand Prime Minister Peter Fraser
New Zealand Prime Minister
Peter Fraser

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Lee Washington Jr, murderer (FBI Most Wanted), born in Neptune Township, New Jersey
  • Bill Reichenbach Jr., American trombonist, born in Takoma Park, Maryland
  • Margaret Whitton, actress (Good & Evil, Major League), born in Meade, Maryland (d. 2016)
  • Ruby Starr [Constance Henrietta Mierzwiak], American rock singer (Black Oak Arkansas), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 1995)