What Happened on October 17, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Hughes, English rugby league utility back (10 Tests England, 8 Great Britain; Widnes 481 games), born in Prescot district, England (d. 2020)
  • Howard E Rollins Jr, actor (Bannister-Wildside, Another World), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Michael Lynn Synar, American politician (Rep-D-Oklahoma, 1979-95), born in Vinita, Oklahoma
  • Sandra Reemer, Dutch singer ("As Love Goes")
1950 Highlights

About October 17, 1950

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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