What Happened on October 28, 1949

Historical Events

  • Georges Bidault elected president of France

Famous Birthdays

Caitlyn JennerCaitlyn Jenner (73 years old)

American athlete (Olympic gold decathlon 1976), TV personality ('Keeping Up with the Kardashians') and prominent transgender figure, born in Mt Kisco, New York

  • Kenny Passarelli, American touring and session bass guitarist (Joe Walsh; Elton John; Dan Fogelberg; Hall & Oates), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Surin Pitsuwan, Thai foreign minister and 12th Secretary General of ASEAN (2008-2012), born in Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand (d. 2017)
Born in 1949
1949 Highlights

About October 28, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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