On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Debbie Stabenow, American politician (Senator-D-Michigan 2001-), born in Gladwin, Michigan
  • Phillip Noyce, Australian film director (Rabbit-Proof Fence; The Bone Collector), born in Griffith, Australia

Famous Weddings

Sidney Poitier

American actor Sidney Poitier (23) weds model Juanita Hardy; divorce in 1965

1950 Highlights

About April 29, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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