On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1950

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Browns (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, beat Philadelphia 35-10)
  • Viet Minh offensive against French bases in Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • David Bellamy, American singer (The Bellamy Brothers-Let Your Love Flow), born in Darby, Florida
  • Loyd Grossman, American-British television presenter (MasterChef 1990-2000), born in Marblehead, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Pedro De Cordoba, American actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire, Saboteur), dies at 68
1950 Highlights

About September 16, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo