On This Day

What Happened on December 8, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Hartman, American musician (Edgar Winter Group), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Jimmy Farrar, American rock vocalist (Molly Hatchet), born in LaGrange, Georgia
  • Rick Baker, American special effects makeup artist (Exorcist), born in Binghamton, New York
  • Tim Foli, American baseball player

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

NBA player Bob Cousy (22) weds his college sweetheart Missie Ritterbusch

NBA Point Guard Bob Cousy
NBA Point Guard
Bob Cousy

1950 Highlights

About December 8, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius