Sunday 14 August 1949US date format: 8/14/1949, UK date format: 14/8/1949
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1949). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).
Famous people born on this day include Morten Olsen and Bob Backlund.
I Was a Male War Bride, directed by Howard Hawks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1949
On TV people were watching Mixed Doubles.
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- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Morten Olsen: Danish footballer.
- Bob Backlund: American wrestler.
- Bobby Clarke: Athlete.
- John Tarrant: Tasmania, Australia -- 1st Australian...
- Philippe Petit: Celebrity.
- Patrice Molle: French politician and businessman,...
- Anne Beversdorf: American pro astrologer, writer and...
- Pete Visclosky: Politician.
- Military coup under Colonel Sami Hinnawi in Syria