July 8, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • The Prohibition of Mixed Marriages Act, Act No 55 prohibiting marriage or a sexual relationship between White people and people of other race groups is passed in South Africa

Birthdays in History

  • Wolfgang Puck, Austrian-born celebrity chef

Deaths in History

  • Antun Sa'ada, Syrian rightwing politician, executed in Lebanon