On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1950

Historical Events

Historic Event

Filipino President Elpidio Quirino issues Executive Order No. 355 replacing the National Land Settlement Administration with Land Settlement Development Corporation (LASEDECO)

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Sacksioni, Dutch guitarist (Around the Corner)

Famous Deaths

Al Jolson

Al Jolson [Asa Yoelson], Lithuanian-American pop vocalist ("Mamie"; "Swanee"), and silent film actor, (The Jazz Singer). dies at 64

1950 Highlights

About October 23, 1950

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

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