On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Antony Gormley, British sculptor (Angel of the North), born in London, England
  • Micky Moody, English guitarist (Whitesnake, Juicy Lucy), born in Middleborough, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ralph Hancock, Welsh garden designer (Rockefeller Center), dies at 57
1950 Highlights

About August 30, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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