What Happened on December 13, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Let's Make an Opera" opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 5 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

James Dean begins his career with an appearance in a Pepsi commercial

Actor James Dean
James Dean

Famous Birthdays

  • Davey O'List, rocker (Roxy Music)
  • Heather North, actress (Barefoot Executive), born in Pasadena, California
  • Wendie Malick, actress (Just Shoot Me)

Famous Deaths

  • Abraham Wald, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1902)