What Happened on April 22, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • (Jesse) "Pete" Carr, American guitarist and session musician (Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section; LeBlanc and Carr), born in Daytona Beach, Florida (d. 2020)
  • Forrest McDonald, American blues rock guitarist (Blues In A Bucket), born in Austin, Texas
  • Jancis Robinson, wine writer/broadcaster
  • Lewis Biggs, curator (Tate Gallery-North Liverpool)
  • Peter Frampton, British rock guitarist and vocalist (Humble Pie; Frampton Comes Alive - "Show Me The Way"), born in Kent, England
Born in 1950

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Hamilton Houston, American lawyer & architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54
1950 Highlights

About April 22, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus