Tuesday May 03, 1949: on this day

May 03, 1949 was the 123rd day of the year 1949, under the sign of Taurus and the day of the week was Tuesday.

Is May 03, 1949 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on May 03, 1949, who was born and died on May 03, 1949, what holidays and observances are celebrated on May 03, 1949, which were the most popular songs (ex. Baby, It's Cold Outside by Dinah Shore & Buddy Clark), movies (e.g. Jour de fête, directed by Jacques Tati), TV series (e.g. Crusade In Europe) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 3rd, 1949 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was May 03, 1949?

May 03, 1949 was a Tuesday and it was the 123rd day of the year 1949 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 03, 1949 can also be written as 5/3/1949 in the US and as 3/5/1949 in UK and Europe.


May 03, 1949: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on May 03, 1949:

  • First firing of a us viking rocket; reaches 80 km.

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May 03, 1949: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 3rd is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 03, 1949: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 03, 1949 is Ox and the associated element is Earth.

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Birth chart on this day

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May 03, 1949: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on May 03, 1949 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 03, 1949 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 03, 1949 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 32% full, rising at 09:23 am and setting at 01:31 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 13, 1949 while the next full moon would come on May 12, 1949.

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Who was born on May 03, 1949?

Famous people born on May 03, 1949:

  • Janice Rodgers Brown

    American lawyer and jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California from 1996 to 2006.

  • Albert Sacco

    American astronaut who launched into space aboard space shuttle columbia on 10/20/1995 at 9:35 am cape canaveral (fl).

  • Ron Wyden

    Ron Wyden is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Oregon.

  • Liam Donaldson

    English academic and physician.

  • Ruth Lister

    Baroness lister of burtersett, english academic and politician.

  • Manuel Babbitt

    American homicide: a former marine and vietnam veteran was executed for the murder of a 78 year-old woman at her home.

  • Albert Sacco Jr in Boston

    Massachusetts, usa; phd/astronaut (sts 73).

  • Ken Hom

    Chinese american chef.

  • Larry Ochs (musician)
  • Leopoldo Luque
  • Paolo Fabricatore
  • Severino Saccardi
  • Boy Hayje
  • Ron Canada

Whose famous birthday is on May 3rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 3rd:

  • Danila Kozlovsky
    Danila Kozlovsky

    Danila Kozlovsky is a renowned Russian actor, director, and producer known for his roles in films such as 'Vampire Academy' and 'Viking'.

  • Christina Hendricks
    Christina Hendricks

    Christina hendricks is an american actress best known for her role as joan holloway in the tv series mad men.

  • Bobby Cannavale
    Bobby Cannavale

    Bobby cannavale is a well-known american actor who has appeared in numerous films and television shows, including 'boardwalk empire' and...

  • Bing Crosby
    Bing Crosby

    American singer, who was known for his smooth baritone and world-famous crooning.

  • Jaycee Dugard
    Jaycee Dugard

    American kidnapping victim.

  • Mary Astor
    Mary Astor

    American actress, first on-screen in 1920.

  • Ben Elton
    Ben Elton

    British left-wing comedian, writer and novelist.

  • Christopher Cross
    Christopher Cross

    Grammy-winning musician known for hits like 'Sailing' and 'Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do).

  • Mary Hopkin
    Mary Hopkin

    Welsh singer-songwriter.

  • Walter Slezak
    Walter Slezak

    Austrian-american actor, who won the tony award and n.y.

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May 03, 1949: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 74 years 11 months old,

or 899 months and 19 days old,

or 3911 weeks and 6 days old,

or 27383 days old,

if you were born on May 03, 1949.

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 03, 1949?

There are 11 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday May 3rd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 03, 1949?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on May 03, 1949.


May 03, 1949: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on May 03, 1949:

  • Fanny Walden

    English cricketer and footballer (d. 1949).

  • Gheorghe Plagino
  • Luigi Rachel
  • Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo

What famous deaths happened on May 3rd?

Famous deaths on May 3rd:

  • Jackie Cooper
    Jackie Cooper

    American actor who appeared on screen at age three as a charming top-child actor.

  • Robert Alda
    Robert Alda

    American actor dan lewis - supertrain, born 1914, dies at 72.

  • Bruce Cabot
    Bruce Cabot

    Carlsbad (new mexico) -- actor (diamonds are forever king kong).

  • Diana Wynyard
    Diana Wynyard

    English actress (d. 1964).

  • Jack Weston
    Jack Weston

    American actor.

  • Dalida

    Renowned French singer with international success.

  • Fatih Sultan Mehmed

    Conqueror of Constantinople and a significant figure in Ottoman history.

  • Samauri Yamamoto

    Renowned for his exceptional swordsmanship and teachings.

  • Bryne Cooper

    Renowned actor known for his roles in classic films.

  • Chlora Bryant

    Acclaimed jazz singer who gained popularity in the mid-20th century.

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May 03, 1949: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on May 03, 1949:

  • Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
  • Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
  • Feast of the Finding of the Holy Cross, aka the Invention of the True Cross.
  • Discoflux (Discordianism).
  • Constitution Day in Poland and Japan.
  • World Press Freedom Day.

Saints celebrated on May 03, 1949:

  • Saint Apostle James the Lesser
  • Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
  • Saints Eventius and Alexander, Saint Theodulus (martyrs of 119)
  • Saint Ansfrid (c. 1008)
  • Saint Alexander I
  • Saint Apostle Philip
  • Saint Juvenalis (d. 376)
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May 03, 1949: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 03, 1949 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 2nd and May 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

May 03, 1949: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 03, 1949 was Baby, It's Cold Outside by Dinah Shore & Buddy Clark, according to the music chart for the week May 2nd and May 8th.

May 03, 1949: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 03, 1949 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 2nd and May 8th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Baby, It's Cold Outside
  2. - Again

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May 03, 1949: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on May 03, 1949 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Jour de fête

Jour de fête

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Jacques Tati

Starring: Jacques Tati, Guy Decomble, Paul Frankeur, Santa Relli

Country: United States of America

Home of the Brave

Home of the Brave

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Mark Robson

Starring: Jeff Corey, James Edwards, Lloyd Bridges, Douglas Dick

Streets of Laredo

Streets of Laredo

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Leslie Fenton

Starring: William Holden, Macdonald Carey, Mona Freeman, William Bendix

The Barkleys of Broadway

The Barkleys of Broadway

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Charles Walters

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant, Billie Burke

Country: United States of America

El mago

El mago

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Miguel M. Delgado

Starring: Cantinflas, Leonora Amar, José Baviera, Ernesto Finance

May 03, 1949: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 03, 1949 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Crusade in Europe

Crusade in Europe

Release year: 1949

Starring: Dwight D. Eisenhower

Country: United States of America

Make Mine Music

Make Mine Music

Release year: 1949

Bon Voyage

Bon Voyage

Release year: 1949

Directed by: James Neilson

Roller Derby

Roller Derby

Release year: 1949

Think Fast

Think Fast

Release year: 1949

Directed by: Bridget Stokes


Who was the US President on May 03, 1949?

On May 03, 1949 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 03, 1949?

On May 03, 1949 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 03, 1949?

On May 03, 1949 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about May 3rd?

May 3rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 3rd day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 3rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Sinclair broadcast group purchases fox sports networks (fsn), from the walt disney company, for $10.6 billion. the u.s. justice department ordered disney to sell fsn in connection with its purchase of 21st century fox. this was due to antitrust concerns regarding its ownership of espn inc.
  • 2018 - Israel defence forces (idf), while trying to breach the security fence surrounding the northern gaza strip, arrested a palestinian man. he sustained injuries and was shot during his arrest.
  • 2017 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). eight civilians are killed and 28 others are injured in a suicide bombing attack on a nato convoy.

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What happened in 1949?

1949 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • British warship HMS Amethyst escape down Yangtze River, having been refused a safe passage by Chinese Communists after 3-month standoff
  • 1st negro to graduate from US Naval Academy
  • Dragnet is 1st broadcast on radio

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What was the calendar for May 1949?

May 1949 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1949 calendar looked like.

Tuesday May 3, 1949