What Happened on June 3, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 49th Men's French Championships: Budge Patty beats Jaroslav Drobny (6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 5-7, 7-5)
  • 49th Women's French Championships: Doris Hart beats Patricia Todd (6-4, 4-6, 6-2)
  • French expedition reaches top of Himalayan peak of Annapurna in Nepal

Famous Birthdays

  • Christos Verelis, Greek politician
  • Marlene Elejarde, 4x100m runner (Olympic-silver-1968), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Melissa Mathison, American screenwriter (E.T.), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • Suzi Quatro[cchio], singer (Stumblin')/actress (Happy Days), born in Detroit, Michigan