On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1950

Historical Events

  • NYC's Port Authority opens

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Müller-Hartmann, German composer, dies at 66

Person of interestSardar Patel

Vallabhbhai Patel, Indian freedom fighter and statesman, dies at 75

Indian Freedom Fighter and Politician Sardar Patel
Indian Freedom Fighter and Politician
Sardar Patel

1950 Highlights

About December 15, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius