On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Jo Ann Washam, American golfer (3 LPGA Tour titles), born in Auburn, Washington
  • Larry Seidlin, American judge (judge during the infamous Anna Nicole Smith body custody hearing after her death), born in The Bronx, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald Wavell, 1st Earl Wavell, British general, dies at 67
1950 Highlights

About May 24, 1950

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

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