On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Curtis Stone, American contry music bassist and mandolin player (Highway 101 - "Cry, Cry, Cry"), born in Hollywood, California
  • Sally Thomsett, English actress (Straw Dogs, Man About the House), born in Sussex

Famous Deaths

  • Adolf Wiklund, Swedish composer, dies at 70
  • Carter G. Woodson, American historian (African American studies), dies at 74
  • Kurt Weill, German composer (Die Dreigroschenoper - The Threepenny Opera), dies at 50
1950 Highlights

About April 3, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries