On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Jancis Robinson, wine writer/broadcaster
  • Lewis Biggs, curator (Tate Gallery-North Liverpool)
  • Peter Frampton, guitarist/vocalist (Frampton Comes Alive), born in Kent, England
  • [Jesse Willard] Pete Carr, American guitarist and session musician (LeBlanc and Carr), born in Daytona Beach, Florida

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? 70 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus