On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1950

Historical Events

Historic Event

US General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe

Famous Birthdays

  • James Adler, American concert pianist and composer (Memento mori - An AIDS Requiem), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Wood, English composer, dies at 57
1950 Highlights

About November 19, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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