On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1950

Historical Events

  • 1st Netherlands-US telex sent

Famous Birthdays

  • Sally James [Cann], British children's TV-show presenter (Tiswas), born in Chiswick, London

Famous Deaths

  • Belle da Costa Greene, American librarian, bibliographer and archivist, dies at 66
  • John G Fletcher, American poet (Burning Mountain), dies
1950 Highlights

About May 10, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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