On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1950

Historical Events

  • "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 performances
  • "Where's Chartev?" closes at St James Theater NYC after 792 performances
  • 1st use of TV laugh track by "The Hank McCune Show" in the US
  • Mass arrests of communists in France

Famous Birthdays

  • John McFee, American rock and pedal steel guitarist (Van Morrison; Doobie Brothers), born in Santa Cruz California
1950 Highlights

About September 9, 1950

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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