Historical Events In 1950
Sunday, 16 May 2021
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 On this day in history david Diamond's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 31 In the year 1950 carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72
Oct 31 Collazo & Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history collazo and Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC
Nov 01 On this day in history griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead
Nov 01 Puerto Rican nationalists try to kill President Truman at the Blair House in the year 1950.
Nov 02 On this day in history "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
Nov 02 On this day in history george Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94
Nov 04 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances in the year 1950.
Nov 05 Cleveland Browns' Tommy James intercepts 3 passes, club record in the year 1950.
Nov 05 Jacobus J E Hondius, Dutch classicist/graphic artist, dies at 53 in the year 1950.
Nov 06 On this day in history branch Rickey signs 5-yr contract as VP/GM of Pitts Pirates
Nov 07 Carlo Terron's "Processo Agli Innocenti," premieres in Milan in the year 1950.
Nov 08 On this day in history 1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War
Nov 08 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 on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history the first jet-plane battle of Korean War
Nov 09 Boston Brave Sam Jethroe wins NL Rookie of Year in the year 1950.
Nov 10 After 9 years, Cleve Indians fire manager Lou Boudreau in the year 1950.
Nov 10 Jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala on this day in history.
Nov 12 Gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards in the year 1950.
Nov 13 On this day in history uS win 1st world championship bridge contest
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 On this day in history uN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps
Nov 18 In the year 1950 gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
Nov 18 South Korea Pres Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1950 thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57
Nov 19 On this day in history uS General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe
Nov 20 In the year 1950 francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84
Nov 20 On this day in history in the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border
Nov 21 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 in the year 1950.
Nov 22 7,021 see lowest NBA score, Ft Wayne Pistons 19, Minneapolis Lakers 18 on this day in history.