On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1949

Historical Events

Sports History

Indian owner Bill Veeck holds funeral services to bury 1948 pennant

Historic Event

US President Harry Truman announces evidence of USSR's 1st nuclear device detonation

Famous Birthdays

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen, American singer, songwriter and rock musician, known as "The Boss" (Born to Run;, Born in the USA), born in Long Branch, New Jersey

1949 Highlights

About September 23, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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