On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1950

Historical Events

  • Chinese forces occupy Tibet
  • Death penalty abolished in Belgium
  • Tom Powers of Duke scores 6 touchdowns

Famous Birthdays

  • David Lascelles, Earl of Harewood, grandson of English Princess Mary
  • Ronald E McNair, Lake City SC, astr (STS 41B, 51L-Challenger disaster)
1950 Highlights

About October 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years
Leap Year: No

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