What Happened on July 14, 1950

Historical Events

  • RE Wayne awarded 1st Distinguished Flying Cross in Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Newmark, American session and touring drummer (Carly Simon, Sly and the Family Stone; George Harrison; Rod Stewart; John Lennon; Roxy Music; Bryan Ferry; David Gilmour), born in Port Chester, New York
  • Bruce Oldfield, British fashion designer
  • Mario Osbén, Chilean soccer goalkeeper (36 caps; Unión Española, Colo Colo, Cobreloa), born in Chiguayante, Chile (d. 2021)
Born in 1950

Famous Deaths

  • Āpirana Ngata, Māori New Zealand politician and lawyer known for promoting and protecting Māori culture and language, dies at 76
1950 Highlights

About July 14, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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