On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathryn Harrold, American actress (MacGruder & Loud), born in Tazewell, Virginia
  • Lance Ito, American judge (O.J. Simpson trial), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mathieu Carriere, German actor (Bay Boy, Woman in Flames), born in Hanover, Germany
  • Sue Rodriguez, Canadian assisted suicide advocate, born in Winnipeg, Manitoba (d. 1994)
  • Ted Turner, English rock guitarist and vocalist (Wishbone Ash), born in Birmingham, England
1950 Highlights

About August 2, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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