What Happened on September 1, 1949

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st network detective series-Private Eyes-premieres
  • Finnish long distance runner Viljo Heino runs 10,000m world record 29:27.2 in Kouvola, Finland
  • KMTV TV channel 3 in Omaha, NB (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • P.A. Sangma, Indian politician