On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • "Consul" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 269 performances
  • Indonesian troops reconquer Ambon
  • US troops vacate Pyongyang North Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • (Marjorie) "Markie" Post, American actress (Night Court, 1984-92 - "Christine"; There‚Äôs Something About Mary), born in Palo Alto, California (d. 2021)
  • Charles Frazier, American novelist (Cold Mountain), born in Asheville, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • Grover Cleveland Alexander, American baseball player (b. 1887)
1950 Highlights

About November 4, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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