What Happened on March 23, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Great to Be Alive" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 52 performances
  • Frances Farmer is released from Western State Hospital
  • Sophocles Venizelos forms liberal Greek government
  • UN World Meteorological Org established

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony De Longis, American actor
  • Corrine Clery, actress (Moonraker, Yor), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Carr, England cricket spin bowler (1 Test, 7 wickets; Kent CCC), dies at 78
1950 Highlights

About March 23, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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