Historical Events In 1950
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Sep 26 Because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England on this day in history.
Sep 26 UN troops in Korean War recaptured South Korean capital of Seoul on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1950 dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize
Sep 27 Heavyweight champ Ezzard Charles defeats Joe Louis in the year 1950.
Sep 28 On this day in history 3 RAR arrives in Korea
Sep 29 On this day in history balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies
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 in the year 1950.
Oct 02 On this day in history 1st strip of Charlie Brown, "Li'l Folks," later "Peanuts" in 9 papers
Oct 02 In the year 1950 the comic strip "Peanuts" first appears, in 9 newspapers
Oct 03 1st black lead (Ethel Waters) on TV (Beulah) on this day in history.
Oct 04 French troops vacate Cla Afraid Vietnam in the year 1950.
Oct 05 "Pardon Our French" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 100 perfs on this day in history.
Oct 07 NY Yankees sweep Phila Phillies in 47th World Series in the year 1950.
Oct 07 In the year 1950 uS forces invade Korea by crossing the 38th parallel
Oct 08 In the year 1950 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit
Oct 11 Task Force 77 Aircraft destroy North Korean vessels off Songjin and Wonsan and north of Hungham in the year 1950.
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 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances in the year 1950.
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 Edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize) on this day in history.
Oct 19 UN forces entered the capital of North Korea on this day in history.
Oct 20 In the year 1950 henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies
Oct 21 In the year 1950 chinese forces occupy Tibet
Oct 22 On this day in history lA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
Oct 23 On this day in history al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64
Oct 25 Battle of Pakchon, Korea starts in the year 1950.
Oct 25 Chinese Communist Forces launch first offensive in Korea on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1950 dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life
Oct 26 630 Dutch volunteers depart (on)to Korea on this day in history.
Oct 26 In London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid in the year 1950.
Oct 27 Paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres on this day in history.