On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack van Gelder, Dutch TV host
  • Roberto Bettega, Italian footballer
  • Terry Bozzio, American drummer (Missing Persons, Frank Zappa), born in San Francisco, California

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Henry Fonda (45) weds socialite and third wife Susan Blanchard (22) in New York City


Famous Deaths

  • Max Beckmann, German painter and graphic artist, dies at 66