On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1949

Historical Events

  • A's trade 2nd baseman Nellie Fox to White Sox for Joe Tipton

Famous Birthdays

  • Jamie McGrigor, British politician
  • Lynn Dickey, American NFL quarterback (All Pro 1983; Green Bay Packers 1976-85), born in Paola, Kansas
1949 Highlights

About October 19, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra