On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Guys & Dolls" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 1200 performances
  • UN troops begin an assault intending to end Korean War by Christmas
  • US infantry division conquers Chonju Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Burns, American drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd, 1964-74), born in Jacksonville, Florida (d. 2015)
  • Damon Evans, Balt Md, American actor (The Jeffersons), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Stanley Livingston, American actor (My Three Sons - "Chip"), born in Los Angeles, California
1950 Highlights

About November 24, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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