What Happened on September 3, 1950

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Giuseppe "Nino" Farina wins inaugural Formula 1 World Drivers Championship by taking out the Italian Grand Prix at Monza in an Alfa Romeo; wins by 3 points from Juan Manuel Fangio

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Smith, American rocker (Romeo Void)
  • Doug Pinnick, American bassist and singer (King's X), born in Braidwood, Illinois