What Happened on October 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Chinese forces occupy Tibet
  • Death penalty abolished in Belgium
  • Patty Berg wins LPGA Hardscrabble Women's Golf Invitation
  • Tom Powers of Duke scores 6 touchdowns

Famous Birthdays

  • David H G viscount Lascelles, grandson of English princess Mary
  • Ronald E McNair, Lake City SC, astr (STS 41B, 51L-Challenger disaster)