Historical Events In 1950
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Oct 29 In the year 1950 british minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns
Oct 29 In the year 1950 gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92
Oct 30 David Diamond's 3rd Symphony, premieres on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72
Oct 31 Collazo & Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC in the year 1950.
Oct 31 Collazo and Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead
Nov 01 In the year 1950 puerto Rican nationalists try to kill President Truman at the Blair House
Nov 02 In the year 1950 "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
Nov 02 George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94 on this day in history.
Nov 04 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances in the year 1950.
Nov 05 On this day in history cleveland Browns' Tommy James intercepts 3 passes, club record
Nov 05 Jacobus J E Hondius, Dutch classicist/graphic artist, dies at 53 on this day in history.
Nov 06 Branch Rickey signs 5-yr contract as VP/GM of Pitts Pirates on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1950 carlo Terron's "Processo Agli Innocenti," premieres in Milan
Nov 08 On this day in history 1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War
Nov 08 In the year 1950 in the first jet plane battle of the Korean War, U.S. Air Force Lt. Russel J. Brown shoots down a North Korean MiG-15.
Nov 08 In the year 1950 the first jet-plane battle of Korean War
Nov 09 In the year 1950 boston Brave Sam Jethroe wins NL Rookie of Year
Nov 10 After 9 years, Cleve Indians fire manager Lou Boudreau in the year 1950.
Nov 10 On this day in history jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala
Nov 12 Gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards on this day in history.
Nov 13 US win 1st world championship bridge contest in the year 1950.
Nov 15 On this day in history arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League)
Nov 16 Egyptian king Faruk demands departure of all British troops in the year 1950.
Nov 16 In the year 1950 uN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps
Nov 18 Gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Nov 18 South Korea Pres Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions in the year 1950.
Nov 19 Thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Nov 19 US General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe on this day in history.
Nov 20 Francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1950.
Nov 20 In the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border in the year 1950.
Nov 21 On this day in history a Canadian Troop Train carrying 300 soldiers on their way to Korea cllides head-on with a freight train near Canoe River B.C. 21 die
Nov 22 7,021 see lowest NBA score, Ft Wayne Pistons 19, Minneapolis Lakers 18 on this day in history.