On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1950

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Green Bay Packers founder, player and coach Curly Lambeau resigns after 31 seasons and 6 NFL titles to his credit

NFL Head Coach Curly Lambeau
NFL Head Coach
Curly Lambeau
  • Urko Kekkonen elected president of Finland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

USSR demands condemnation of Emperor Hirohito for war crimes

Emperor of Japan Hirohito
Emperor of Japan
Hirohito

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Campbell, American guitarist (Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers-Breakdown), born in Panama City, Florida
  • Rich Williams, American guitarist (Kansas), born in Topeka, Kansas
1950 Highlights

About February 1, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius