On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Prairie Prince, American rocker (Tubes), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Randall 'Tex' Cobb, American boxer and actor, born in Bridge City, Texas

Person of interestTim Russert

Tim Russert, American television journalist and host of NBC's Meet the Press, born in Buffalo, New York (d. 2008)

Television Journalist Tim Russert
Television Journalist
Tim Russert

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Jack Lemmon (25) weds tv actress Cynthia Stone (24)


1950 Highlights

About May 7, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus