On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1950

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

75th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Hill Prince wins in 1:59.2

Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Eddie Arcaro
Racing Hall of Fame Jockey
Eddie Arcaro

Famous Birthdays

  • Reinaldo Merlo, Argentine footballer
  • Yvon Lambert, French Canadian ice hockey player
1950 Highlights

About May 20, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus