What Happened on October 13, 1950

Historical Events

Film Premiere

"All About Eve" directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Bette Davis and Anne Baxter premieres (Academy Awards Best Picture 1951)

Famous Birthdays

  • Annegret Richter-Irrang, German sprinter (Olympic gold 1972), born in Dortmund, Germany
  • Ellen Brusse [Elizabeth Wenmakers], Dutch TV hostess, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Simon Nicol, British folk-rock guitarist, singer, and record producer (Fairport Convention), born in Muswell Hill, London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Haycox, American writer (b. 1899)
1950 Highlights

About October 13, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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