On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlton "Carly" Barrett, Jamaican reggae drummer (The Upsetters; Bob Marley & Wailers), born in Kingston, Jamaica (d. 1987)
  • Laurence F. Johnson, American educator
1950 Highlights

About December 17, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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