On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1950

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

17th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-3 in 14 at Comiskey Park, Chic Ted Williams breaks his elbow; 1st extra inning All Star Game

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Bonnie Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-Jump, I'm So Excited)
  • Bruce McGill, American actor
  • Jim Higgs, cricketer (Australian leg-spinner 1978-81)
  • Pervez Hoodbhoy, Pakistani nuclear physicist

Famous Deaths

  • Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79