On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1950

Historical Events


BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Mirabile illud

260th Pope Pius XII
260th Pope
Pius XII

Famous Birthdays

  • DaniĆ«l Sahuleka, Moluks-Dutch singer and guitarist (Viva la Libertad), born in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia
  • Joe Hisaishi, Japanese composer and music director, born in Nakano, Nagano, Japan
1950 Highlights

About December 6, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius