On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1950

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
1950 Highlights

About December 27, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn