October 31, 1949 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Dutch Nazi Henri 'Hakkie' Holdert, director of Amsterdam paper De Telegraaf and member of the SS, sentenced to 12 years imprisonment

Birthdays in History

  • Dumisa Ntsebeza, South African attorney and anti-apartheid activist, born in Transkei, South Africa
  • Michael Parker, American businessman and politician (Rep-D-Mississippi), born in Laurel, Mississippi
  • Terrence W Wilcutt, United States Marine Corps officer and a NASA astronaut, born in Russellville, Kentucky

Deaths in History

  • Edward Stettinius Jr. 48th US Secretary of State (1944-45) and diplomat, dies at 49