What Happened on October 1, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Browns lose to Giants, setting club record for fewest points scored by both teams (tied in 1979), NY 6, Cleveland 0
  • Phillies win NL pennant on last day of season (10th inning HR)
  • South Korean troops cross the 38th parallel into North Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Boris Morukov, Russian cosmonaut, born in Moscow, USSR (d. 2015)
  • Jeane Manson, American singer and actress
  • Randy Quaid, actor (Midnight Express, Vacation, Saturday Night Live), born in Houston, Texas