On This Day

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, (Rep-D-Oklahoma, 1979- )
  • Sandra Reemer, Dutch singer (As Love Goes)
1950 Highlights

About October 17, 1950

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra