On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1950

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Albert Einstein warns against hydrogen bomb

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein
  • Senator Joe McCarthy claims to have list of 205 communist government employees

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Ironside, Canadian actor (Starship Troopers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Steve Hackett, English rock guitarist (Genesis-GTR), born in Pimilco, London
1950 Highlights

About February 12, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius