On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1950

Historical Events

  • Groundbreaking ceremony held for Mississippi Vocational College (later Mississippi Valley State University)

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Powell, British rock guitarist and songwriter (Wishbone Ash - Argus), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Edyth Walker, American opera singer, dies at 82
1950 Highlights

About February 19, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces