On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Trevor Bolder, British rock bassist (The Spiders From Mars; Uriah Heep, 1976-2013), and record producer, born in Kingston upon Hull, England (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Asahel Birge, American pioneer in limnology, dies at 98
1950 Highlights

About June 9, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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