On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1950

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

South Korean President Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions

First President of South Korea Syngman Rhee
First President of South Korea
Syngman Rhee

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Pierpoint, American actor
  • Graham Parker, British singer-songwriter (Squeezing Out Sparks - "Local Girls"; "Mercury Poisoning"), born in Hackney, London, England
  • Rudy Sarzo, Cuban-American bass guitarist (Quiet Riot; Ozzy Osbourne), born in Havana, Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
1950 Highlights

About November 18, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio