On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1950

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Marshall sworn in as the 3rd Secretary of Defense of United States.

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBill Murray

Bill Murray, American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live, Ghostbusters), born in Evanston, Illinois

Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
Bill Murray
  • Charles Clarke, British politician

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Arthur Milne, English astrophysicist (kinematic relativity), dies of a heart attack at 54