On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1949

Historical Events

Music History

"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

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? 72 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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