The 1949 French Championships (now known as the French Open) was a tennis tournament that took place on the outdoor clay courts at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. The tournament ran from 18 May until 28 May. It was the 48th staging of the French Championships, and the second Grand Slam tennis event of 1949.
Frank Parker defeated Budge Patty 6–3, 1–6, 6–1, 6–4
Margaret Osborne duPont defeated Nelly Adamson 7–5, 6–2
Pancho Gonzales / Frank Parker defeated Eustace Fannin / Eric Sturgess 6–3, 8–6, 5–7, 6–3
Margaret Osborne duPont / Louise Brough Clapp defeated Joy Gannon / Betty Hilton 7–5, 6–1
Sheila Piercey Summers / Eric Sturgess defeated Jean Quertier / Gerry Oakley 6–1, 6–1