On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1950

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm 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
  • 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? 70 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo