What Happened on June 4, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • CVP wins Belgian parliamentary election
  • Dutch cyclist Wim van Est wins Bordeaux-Paris (586 km in 17:25)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Rose, cricketer (England batsman in 9 Tests 1977-81)
  • Dagmar Krause, West Germany, singer (Henry Cow, Art Bears)
  • Wayne Powers, actor (Laverne & Shirley, 13 East), born in New Rochelle, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Sam Staples, cricket pace bowler (3 Tests 1927-28), dies