On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1950

Historical Events

  • 3rd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Bicycle Thieves" Best Film

Music History

The Carter family debut on the Grand Ole Opry with Chet Atkins

Country Singer Maybelle Carter
Country Singer
Maybelle Carter

Famous Birthdays

  • Rebbie [Maureen] Jackson, American singer (R U Tuff Enuff), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Talat Ali, Pakistani cricket batsman (Pakistan 10 Tests), born in Lahore, Punjab
1950 Highlights

About May 29, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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