What Happened on January 6, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Happy As Larry" opens at Coronet Theater, NYC, runs for 3 performances
  • Britain recognizes Communist government of China

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Freeh, American attorney & FBI director, born in Jersey City, New Jersey
Born in 1950

Famous Deaths

  • Isaiah Bowman, American geographer (co-founder of the Geographical Review), dies at 71

About January 6, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn