Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1949 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1949
MCMXLIX
Ab urbe condita2702
Armenian calendar1398
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԸ
Assyrian calendar6699
Baháʼí calendar105–106
Balinese saka calendar1870–1871
Bengali calendar1356
Berber calendar2899
British Regnal year13 Geo. 6 – 14 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar2493
Burmese calendar1311
Byzantine calendar7457–7458
Chinese calendar戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4645 or 4585
    — to —
己丑年 (Earth Ox)
4646 or 4586
Coptic calendar1665–1666
Discordian calendar3115
Ethiopian calendar1941–1942
Hebrew calendar5709–5710
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2005–2006
 - Shaka Samvat1870–1871
 - Kali Yuga5049–5050
Holocene calendar11949
Igbo calendar949–950
Iranian calendar1327–1328
Islamic calendar1368–1369
Japanese calendarShōwa 24
(昭和24年)
Javanese calendar1880–1881
Juche calendar38
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4282
Minguo calendarROC 38
民國38年
Nanakshahi calendar481
Thai solar calendar2492
Tibetan calendar阳土鼠年
(male Earth-Rat)
2075 or 1694 or 922
    — to —
阴土牛年
(female Earth-Ox)
2076 or 1695 or 923

1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1949th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 949th year of the 2nd millennium, the 49th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1940s decade.

Events

January

Main article: January 1949

January 17: Beetle in U.S.
January 17: Beetle in U.S.

February

Main article: February 1949

March

Main article: March 1949

April

Main article: April 1949

May

Main article: May 1949

June

Main article: June 1949

July

Main article: July 1949

August

Main article: August 1949

September

Main article: September 1949

Konrad Adenauer.

October

Main article: October 1949

October 1: People's Republic of China is founded.
October 1: People's Republic of China is founded.

November

Main article: November 1949

December

Main article: December 1949

Dec. 16: Sukarno, first President of Indonesia
Dec. 16: Sukarno, first President of Indonesia

Date unknown

Currywurst
Currywurst

Births

Births
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

George Foreman
Mick Taylor
Göran Persson
John Belushi
David Strathairn

February

Brent Spiner
Ivana Trump

March

Shaukat Aziz
Erik Estrada
Patrick Duffy
Alex Higgins
Eddie Money
Slavoj Žižek
Margareta of Romania
Michael W. Young

April

Paul Manafort
Gil Scott-Heron
Judith Resnik
Zygmunt Zimowski
John Shea
Massimo D'Alema
Veronica Cartwright
Jessica Lange
António Guterres

May

Billy Joel
Alan García
Jim Broadbent
Arlene Klasky
Jeremy Corbyn
Tom Berenger
Jesse Lee Peterson

June

Jarosław Kaczyński
Lech Kaczyński
Ebi
Ebi
Lionel Richie
Meryl Streep

July

Noli de Castro
Shelley Duvall
Carl Bildt
Trevor Horn
Kgalema Motlanthe
Alan Menken
Michael Richards
Thaksin Shinawatra
Roger Taylor
Jamil Mahuad

August

Keith Carradine
Mark Knopfler
Fernando Collor de Mello
Beverly Burns
Phil Lynott
Rick Springfield
Gene Simmons
Richard Gere

September

Gloria Gaynor
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Bill O'Reilly
Ed Begley Jr.
Bruce Springsteen

October

Lindsey Buckingham
Luis Sepúlveda
Sigourney Weaver
Owen Arthur
Benjamin Netanyahu
Arsène Wenger
Caitlyn Jenner

November

Pierre Buyoya
Bonnie Raitt
Paul Shaffer

December

Pablo Escobar
Sebastián Piñera
Ron Raines
Jeff Bridges
Bill Nighy
Don Johnson
Robin Gibb
Sissy Spacek

Date unknown

Deaths

January

Gennaro Righelli
Yoshijirō Umezu

February

Niceto Alcalá-Zamora

March

Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia

April

May

Prince Louis II of Monaco
Damaskinos of Athens

June

Blessed Maria Candida of the Eucharist
Themistoklis Sofoulis

July

Georgi Dimitrov
Douglas Hyde
Ellery Harding Clark
Nils Östensson

August

Margaret Mitchell

September

Richard Strauss
Pandeli Evangjeli
Archbishop Chrysanthus of Athens

October

Blessed Nykyta Budka
Blessed Nykyta Budka
Saint Laura of Saint Catherine of Siena
Blessed Lorenzo Massa
Blessed Lorenzo Massa

November

Abdolhossein Hazhir

December

Lead Belly
Leon Schlesinger
Antoni Ponikowski
Jack Lovelock

Date unknown

Nobel Prizes

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