On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea
  • The Peak District becomes the United Kingdom's first National Park

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Chilton, US rock guitarist and vocalist (Box Tops), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2010)
  • Øivind Blunck, Norwegian comedian and actor

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Author John Steinbeck (48) weds actress Elaine Anderson (36)