What Happened on August 7, 1950

Historical Events

  • Police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko and Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League
  • Tour de France: Ferdi K├╝bler becomes first Swiss rider to win Tour; Louison Bobet of France wins mountain classification

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Wottle, American athlete (Olympic gold 800m 1972), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Rodney Crowell, American country singer-songwriter (Above and Beyond; She's Crazy for Leavin'), and record producer, born in Houston, Texas
Born in 1950

About August 7, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

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