Year 1949

Mount Emily Swimming Pool Reopened

Thursday, 1st December 1949

The Mount Emily Swimming Pool was closed down during the Japanese occupation and had its plant removed. It was then refitted and reopened on this date and has The new opened pool has a new filtration system, previously it was no filtration system and the pool was closed monthly for a change of water.

University of Malaya

Saturday, 8th October 1949

The University of Malaya is formed following the merger of Raffles College and King Edward VII College of Medicine.