On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Whittington, American race car driver, born in Lubbock, Texas
  • Marty Liquori, American runner (AAU 3 mile-1979 (13:14.7)), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • Roger Uttley, English rugby union player, born in Blackpool, England

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Rabaud, French composer/conductor (L'ete), dies at 75
1949 Highlights

About September 11, 1949

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo