On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Touch & Go" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 176 performances
  • CCNY beats Bradley 69-61 for the NIT championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Dourif, WV, actor (Ragtime, Eyes of Laura Mars, Fatal Beauty)
  • James Conlon, American conductor (Cincinnati May Festival-1979), born in NYC, New York
  • John Hartman, Falls Church Va, rock drummer (Doobie Brothers)
  • Larry Perkins, Australian racing driver
  • Richard Kretchmer, English artist and historian
1950 Highlights

About March 18, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces