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1950


Jan
21
Death of George Orwell Death of George Orwell (1950)Top 10 Notes: Animal Farm
Steve Wozniak On Advertising

Feb
6
Birthday of Natalie ColeBirthday of Natalie Cole (1950)Top 10 Classic Duets

15
Release: Cinderella is releasedThe film Cinderella is released (1950)Top 10 Movie Princesses
Another Top 10 Animated Disney Villains
Top 10 Animated Disney Villains

18
Birthday of John HughesBirthday of John Hughes (1950)Top 10 Greatest Teen Movies
Top 10 Trends of the 1980s

26
Birthday of Jonathan CainBirthday of Jonathan Cain (1950)Journey and Steve Perry: History of 'Don't Stop Believin' Band

Mar
20
Birthday of Carl PalmerCarl Palmer of Emerson, Lake and Palmer is born (1950)Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock
Top 10 Supergroups

26
Birthday of Martin Short Birthday of Martin Short (1950)Top 10 Canadian Comedians

Apr
5
Birthday of Agnetha FaltskogABBA singer Agnetha Faltskog is born (1950)Top 10 ABBA Songs
The History of ABBA

28
Birthday of Jay LenoBirthday of Jay Leno (1950)Top 10 Most Hated Comedians

May
12
Birthday of Billy SquierBirthday of Billy Squier (1950)Top 10 Ridiculous 1980s Music Videos

13
Birthday of Stevie WonderBirthday of Stevie Wonder (1950)Stevie Wonder Discusses His Youth
Stevie Wonder Discusses Upcoming Projects
Top 10 Classic Duets
Top 10 Male Vocalists

17
Release: In a Lonely PlaceThe film In a Lonely Place is released (1950)Top 10 Film Noirs

Jun
2
Birthday of Joanna Gleason Birthday of Joanna Gleason (1950)Interview with Chris Sarandon and Joanna Gleason

19
Birthday of Ann WilsonBirthday of Ann Wilson (1950).Top 10 Frontwomen in Rock

21
Birthday of Aerosmith's Joey Kramer Birthday of Joey Kramer [Aerosmith] (1950)Aerosmith: History of the Rock Band

25
The Korean War beginsThe Korean War begins (1950)Top 10 Bloodiest Wars of the Last Century
Top 10 Armies of All Time

Jul
18
Birthday of Sir Richard BransonBirthday of Sir Richard Branson (1950)Richard Branson on the Origins of Virgin
Richard Branson on Virgin's Branded Ventures
Richard Branson on Green Technology
Richard Branson on How To Succeed in a Recession
Richard Branson on Deep-Sea Exploration
Top 10 Successful Founder Spokespeople

19
Release: Treasure IslandThe film Treasure Island is released (1950)Top 10 Movie Treasure Hunters
Top 10 Fictional Islands in Movies and TV

Aug
2
Birthday of judge Lance Ito Birthday: Judge Lance Ito (1950) Top 10 American Trials That Gripped The Nation

4
Release: Sunset BoulevardThe film Sunset Boulevard is released (1950)Top 10 Film Noirs

11
Birthday of Steve Wozniak Birthday of Steve Wozniak (1950)The History of Apple and Steve Jobs: the Home Computer to the iPod, iPhone and iPad

Sep
2
Birthday of Lakshmi MittalBirthday of Lakshmi Mittal (1950)Top 10 Influential Business Executives

10
Birthday of Joe Perry of AerosmithBirthday of Aerosmith lead guitarist Joe Perry (1950)Aerosmith: History of the Rock Band
Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs

21
Birthday Of Bill MurrayBirthday of Bill Murray (1950)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships
Top 10 Epic Movie Cameos
Top 10 Bill Murray Performances
Top 10 Ensemble Comedy Movie Casts

Oct
2
Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published (1950)The Origins of Charlie Brown

12
Birthday of Takeshi KagaBirthday of Takeshi Kaga (1950)Top 10 Game Show Hosts of All Time

20
Birthday of Tom PettyTom Petty of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Traveling Wilburys is bornTop 10 Supergroups

31
Birthday of John Candy Birthday of John Candy (1950)Top 10 Canadian Comedians
Top 10 Actors Who Died Too Soon