On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1950

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US General MacArthur visits front in South Korea/asks for US troops

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Jean Willmott, FALN member (FBI most wanted), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Leonard Whiting, English actor and singer (Romeo and Juliet), born in London, England
  • Omprakash Valmiki, Indian Dalit writer and poet (Joothan), born in Muzaffarnagar, India (d. 2013)
1950 Highlights

About June 30, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 70 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer