What Happened on December 21, 1950

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Cole Porter's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC; runs for 157 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey Katzenberg, American film producer, born in NYC, New York
  • Lillebjørn Nilsen, Norwegian singer-songwriter, born in Oslo, Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Hattie Wyatt Caraway, American politician (1st woman elected to US Senate, Senator for Arkansas 1931-45), dies at 72 [1]
1950 Highlights

About December 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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