On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1950

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

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

Composer and Lyricist Cole Porter
Composer and Lyricist
Cole Porter

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey Katzenberg, American film producer, born in NYC, New York
  • Lillebjørn Nilsen, Norwegian singer-songwriter, born in Oslo, Norway
1950 Highlights

About December 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius