On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Linda Thompson, actress (Hee Haw), born in Memphis, Tennessee

Person of interestMartin McGuinness

Martin McGuinness, Irish Sinn Féin politician and IRA member, born in Derry, Northern Ireland (d. 2017)

Sinn Féin Leader Martin McGuinness
Sinn Féin Leader
Martin McGuinness

1950 Highlights

About May 23, 1950

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini