On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1950

Historical Events

  • San Francisco 49ers (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, lose 21-17

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Heister [Gun Christina Heister], Swedish politician, born in Östhammar, Uppsala
  • Fee Waybill, Ohaha Neb, rocker (Tubes)
  • Lawrence Anthony, Johannesberg, South Africa, conservationist and author, (d. 2012)

Person of interestNarendra Modi

Narendra Modi, 15th Prime Minister of India, born in Vadnagar, Gujarat

15th Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi
15th Prime Minister of India
Narendra Modi

1950 Highlights

About September 17, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo