Historical Events In 1950
Monday, 17 May 2021
Sep 26 Because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1950 uN troops in Korean War recaptured South Korean capital of Seoul
Sep 27 In the year 1950 dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize
Sep 27 In the year 1950 heavyweight champ Ezzard Charles defeats Joe Louis
Sep 28 In the year 1950 3 RAR arrives in Korea
Sep 29 Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1950 1st congress of International Astronautical Federation opens in Paris
Sep 30 First congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 02 1st strip of Charlie Brown, "Li'l Folks," later "Peanuts" in 9 papers on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history the comic strip "Peanuts" first appears, in 9 newspapers
Oct 03 On this day in history 1st black lead (Ethel Waters) on TV (Beulah)
Oct 04 In the year 1950 french troops vacate Cla Afraid Vietnam
Oct 05 On this day in history "Pardon Our French" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 100 perfs
Oct 07 On this day in history nY Yankees sweep Phila Phillies in 47th World Series
Oct 07 US forces invade Korea by crossing the 38th parallel on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit
Oct 11 In the year 1950 task Force 77 Aircraft destroy North Korean vessels off Songjin and Wonsan and north of Hungham.
Oct 11 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission issues the first license to broadcast television in color, to CBS on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1950 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances
Oct 14 Rev Sun Young Moon liberated from Hung Nam prison on this day in history.
Oct 18 Connie Mack retires as manager of A's after 50 years on this day in history.
Oct 19 Bird Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize)
Oct 19 UN forces entered the capital of North Korea in the year 1950.
Oct 20 Henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies in the year 1950.
Oct 21 On this day in history chinese forces occupy Tibet
Oct 22 LA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27 on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1950 al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64
Oct 25 In the year 1950 battle of Pakchon, Korea starts
Oct 25 Chinese Communist Forces launch first offensive in Korea in the year 1950.
Oct 25 Dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life in the year 1950.
Oct 26 630 Dutch volunteers depart (on)to Korea in the year 1950.
Oct 26 In the year 1950 in London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid
Oct 27 On this day in history paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres