On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1950

Historical Events

  • Bird Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • UN forces enter Pyongyang, capital of North Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Edna St Vincent Millay, American poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize), dies at 58
1950 Highlights

About October 19, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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