On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1950

Famous Birthdays

  • James Mattis, 26th United States Secretary of Defense under the Trump administration (2017-2019), born in Pullman, Washington
  • Mike Simpson, American politician (Rep-(R)-Idaho 1999-), born in Burley, Idaho
  • Will Lee, American bassist (Late Show with David Letterman; The Fab Faux), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Zachary Richard, American Cajun and zydeco singer-songwriter, guitarist, and accordion player, born in Scott, Louisiana
1950 Highlights

About September 8, 1950

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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