On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1950

Historical Events

Sports History

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Johns, British sound engineer and record producer (Humble Pie; Free; Joe Satriani), born in Epsom, Surrey, England (d. 2013)
  • Reinaldo Merlo, Argentine footballer
1950 Highlights

About May 20, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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