On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1950

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Ralph Bunche (1st black American) presented the Nobel Peace Prize for mediation in Israel

Diplomat and Nobel Laureate Ralph Bunche
Diplomat and Nobel Laureate
Ralph Bunche

Famous Birthdays

  • Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Irish pianist, composer and educator (University of Limerick), born in Clonmel, Ireland (d. 2018)
  • Simon Owen, New Zealand golfer (British Open runner-up 1978), born in Wanganui, New Zealand
1950 Highlights

About December 10, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius