On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1949

Historical Events

  • Fire in Chiang-king, China, destroys 7,000 lives

Famous Birthdays

  • José Pékerman, Argentine football manager (Columbia 2012-18), born in Villa Domínguez, Argentina
  • Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria, Greek Orthodox Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa, born in Sichari, Kyrenia District, Cyprus (d. 2004)
1949 Highlights

About September 3, 1949

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo