On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1950

Historical Events

Historic Event

General Motors Corporation reports record net earnings of $656,434,232

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Julien, West Indian cricket all-rounder (24 Tests, 50 wickets, 2 x 100s), born in Carenage, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Charles Krauthammer, American conservative political commentator and psychiatrist (The Washington Post), born in NYC, New York (d. 2018)
  • Joe Bugner, Hungarian-British-Australian boxer (European Champ 1971), born in Szőreg, Hungary
  • Steve Hill, country vocalist (A Winning Hand)
  • William H. Macy, American actor (Homicide, Water Engine), born in Miami, Florida
1950 Highlights

About March 13, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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