Historical Events In 1950
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Aug 29 Intl Olympic Committee votes admission to West Germany & Japan in '52 on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1950 contingent of 80 men from First Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, leaves for the Korean War.
Aug 31 On this day in history dodger Gil Hodges hits 4 HRs & a single in a game vs Braves
Aug 31 HMAS Sydney and Tobruk sail for Korea in the year 1950.
Sep 01 On this day in history west Berlin granted a constitution
Sep 04 1st helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines on this day in history.
Sep 04 D McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna in the year 1950.
Sep 04 On this day in history the first helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines (Korea)
Sep 05 64th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Osborne duPont beats D Hart (63 63) in the year 1950.
Sep 06 Arthur Hill, cricketer (3 Tests), dies in the year 1950.
Sep 07 On this day in history monasteries shut down in Hungary
Sep 09 In the year 1950 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 perfs
Sep 09 On this day in history the first use of TV laugh track-Hank McCune
Sep 10 On this day in history joe DiMaggio becomes 1st to hit 3 HR in a game at Griffith Stadium
Sep 11 In the year 1950 33 die in a train crash in Coshocton Ohio
Sep 11 Dick Tracy TV show sparks uproar concerning violence on this day in history.
Sep 11 First typesetting machine to dispense with metal type exhibited in the year 1950.
Sep 11 In the year 1950 john C Smuts, co-found British RAF/S African PM (1919..48), dies at 80
Sep 12 In the year 1950 belgian govt dismisses all communist civil servants
Sep 13 Sara Allgood actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
Sep 14 In the year 1950 western allies rearm West Germany
Sep 15 During Korean conflict, UN forces land at Inchon in the south on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79
Sep 16 Cleveland Rams (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, beat Phila 35-10) on this day in history.
Sep 16 Pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 19 In the year 1950 european Payment Union forms in Paris
Sep 21 On this day in history george Marshall sworn in as the 3rd Secretary of Defense of United States.
Sep 21 The birth of Bill Murray, US comedy film actor; 'Ghostbusters' in the year 1950.
Sep 22 Nobel peace prize awarded to Ralph J Bunche (1st black winner) in the year 1950.
Sep 22 In the year 1950 omar N Bradley promoted to rank of 5-star general
Sep 23 In the year 1950 patty Berg wins LPGA Sunset Hills Golf Open
Sep 24 In the year 1950 "Operation Magic Carpet"-All Jews from Yemen move to Israel
Sep 26 In the year 1950 australia wins Davis Cup tennis tournament