On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1950

Historical Events

  • Indianapolis 500: Due to rain, race shortened to 345 miles, Johnny Parson wins
  • Laker takes 14-12-2-8 in Test Cricket trial

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Barker, cartoonist
  • Gregory Harrison, Catalina California, actor (Trapper John, Logan's Run)
1950 Highlights

About May 31, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 4 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini