On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1949

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Lost in the Stars" by Maxwell Anderson and Kurt Weill, based on the novel "Cry the Beloved Country" by Alan Paton opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 281 performances

Author and Apartheid Activist Alan Paton
Author and Apartheid Activist
Alan Paton

Famous Birthdays

  • David Green, Australian rock bassist (Air Supply), born in Melbourne, Victoria
1949 Highlights

About October 30, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio