On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1950

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Joe DiMaggio gets his 2,000th hit

Baseball Player Joe DiMaggio
Baseball Player
Joe DiMaggio

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Carson, Canadian poet (Autobiography of Red), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Gérard Lanvin, French actor (Une étrange affaire), born in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France
  • Joey Kramer, American hard rock drummer (Aerosmith-Toys in the Attic), born in NYC, New York
1950 Highlights

About June 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer