What Happened on August 7, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 37th Tour de France won by Ferdi K├╝bler of Switzerland
  • Police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko, & Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League

Famous Birthdays

  • David James Wottle, American 800m runner (Olympic gold 1972), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Rodney Crowell, country singer (She's Crazy for Leavin'), born in Houston, Texas