On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1950

Historical Events

Historic Event

South Korean President Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions

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? 71 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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