What Happened on August 19, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • ABC begins Saturday morning kid shows (Animal Clinic & Acrobat Ranch)

Famous Birthdays

  • Graeme Beard, cricketer (NSW medium-pace all-rounder 3 Tests 1980)
  • Jennie Bond, British journalist

Famous Deaths

  • Giovanni Giorgi, Italian physicist (b. 1871)