On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1950

Historical Events

Film Premier

"Sunset Boulevard", American film noir directed by Billy Wilder, and starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson, premieres at Radio City Music Hall in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • A L Harris, clinicaloncologist
  • Patti Austin, American soul, pop, and jazz singer (with James Ingram - "Come To Me"), born in Harlem, New York City
  • Rémy Girard, Canadian actor (Les Invasions barbares), born in Jonquière, Quebec
1950 Highlights

About August 10, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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