What Happened on August 12, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • First international game by an NFL team, New York Giants beat CFL's Ottawa Roughriders, 20-6 at Ottawa's Lansdowne Stadium
  • Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Humani generis

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Beaver, American actor and writer
  • Kid Creole, [August Darnell], musician and actor (Obsession A Taste of Fear), born in The Bronx, New York