What Happened on September 4, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Beetle Bailey" comic strip debuts in twelve newspapers
  • D McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna
  • First helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines
  • Heavy typhoon strikes Japan, kills about 250
  • NASCAR’s first paved super speedway, Darlington Raceway hosts Southern 500, first 500-mile event in NASCAR history; winner Johnny Mantz in a Plymouth
1950 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Ehteshamuddin, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani pace bowler in 5 Tests 1980-82), born in Lahore, Punjab
Born in 1950

About September 4, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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