On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey Chodorow, American restaurateur and financier
  • Karen Carpenter, American vocalist and drummer (We Only Just Begun), born in New Haven, Connecticut (d. 1983)
  • Matthew Laurance, actor (Duet)
  • Mitchel Laurance, actor (LA Law, Not Necessarily the News)

Famous Deaths

  • M Joseph V d'Arbaud, French poet/author (Li cant palustre), dies at 76
  • Rosli Dhobi, pro-Indonesian Malay student, hanged in Kuching for the assassination of Duncan Stewart, British Governor of Sarawak
1950 Highlights

About March 2, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces