What Happened on January 5, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Carson McCuller's "Member of the Wedding" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Richmond, Canadian entrepreneur
  • Chris Stein, rock guitarist and co-founder of Blondie (Heart of Glass, Call Me) born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Ioan Petru Culianu, Romanian-born professor (d. 1991)
  • John Manley, Canadian politician