On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1950

Famous Birthdays

Jay Leno

Jay Leno, American comedian and TV talk show host (Tonight Show), born in New Rochelle, New York

  • Robert Greenidge, Trinidadian steelpan drum player (Jimmy Buffet; John Lennon; Grover Washington, Jr.), born in Success Village, Trinidad
  • Willie Colon, American actor (Last Flight), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Weddings

Bhumibol Adulyadej

King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand marries Mon Rajawongse Sirikit at Sra Pathum Palace after a quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland July 19, 1949.

1950 Highlights

About April 28, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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