On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Senator Joseph McCarthy charges State Department infested with 205 communists

US Senator Joseph McCarthy
US Senator
Joseph McCarthy

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew N Meltzoff, developmental psychologist
  • Lloyd Weldon Keasor, Pumphrey Md, wrestler (Olympic silver 1976)
  • Richard F. Colburn, American politician, Senator (R) Maryland (1995-2015), born in Easton, Maryland
  • Terry Hawkins, theatre administrator