What Happened on July 6, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • German DR recognizes Oder-Neisse borders with Poland

Famous Birthdays

  • Hélène Scherrer, Canadian politician
  • John Byrne, American comic book author & artist
  • Phyllis Hyman, jazz Singer
  • Sultan Rakhmanov, Super heavyweight (Olympic gold 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Theodore "Fats" Navarro, American jazz trumpet player, dies from poor health following long-term heroin addiction, tuberculosis, and a weight problem, at 26