What Happened on September 19, 1949

Historical Events

  • "Late Spring", Japanese film directed by Yasujirō Ozu, starring Chishū Ryū, Setsuko Hara and Haruko Sugimura, is released in Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Scheck, American lawyer and co-founder of Innocence Project, born in Queens, New York
  • Chi Shangbin, Chinese soccer midfielder (58 caps; Liaoning) and coach (Dalian Wanda: Chinese Jia-A League champions & Coach of the Year 1996, 97), born in Dalian, China (d. 2021)

TwiggyTwiggy (73 years old)

English model and actress (Boyfriend, W), born in Neasden, Middlesex, England

Born in 1949

Famous Deaths

  • George Shiels, Irish dramatist (b. 1886)
  • Will Cuppy, American humorist (The Decline and Fall of Practically Everybody), dies at 65
1949 Highlights

About September 19, 1949

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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