What Happened on August 17, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
  • Pee Wee Reese (Dodgers) & Sam Calderone (Giants) hit inside park HRs

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Short story writer Dorothy Parker (57) weds screenwriter Alan Campbell (46)

Short Story Writer Dorothy Parker
Short Story Writer
Dorothy Parker