On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1950

Historical Events

  • Diner's Club issues its 1st credit cards
  • First ever race of the Formula 1 World Drivers Championship is run at Silverstone, England and won by Giuseppe Farina of italy in an Alfa Romeo

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Kirwan, British musician, singer and songwriter (Fleetwood Mac- "Albatross"), born in London, England (d. 2018)

Person of interestStevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder [Stevland Hardaway Morris], American singer-songwriter (You are the Sunshine of My Life), born in Saginaw, Michigan

Singer-Songwriter Stevie Wonder
Singer-Songwriter
Stevie Wonder

1950 Highlights

About May 13, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus