Historical Events In 1950
Friday, 20 May 2022
Oct 29 British minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92
Oct 30 In the year 1950 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 Collazo and Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Nov 01 Griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead in the year 1950.
Nov 01 In the year 1950 puerto Rican nationalists try to kill President Truman at the Blair House
Nov 02 "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances in the year 1950.
Nov 02 George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94 on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1950 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
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 Branch Rickey signs 5-yr contract as VP/GM of Pitts Pirates in the year 1950.
Nov 07 On this day in history carlo Terron's "Processo Agli Innocenti," premieres in Milan
Nov 08 1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War in the year 1950.
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 Boston Brave Sam Jethroe wins NL Rookie of Year in the year 1950.
Nov 10 After 9 years, Cleve Indians fire manager Lou Boudreau on this day in history.
Nov 10 Jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala in the year 1950.
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 Arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League) on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history egyptian king Faruk demands departure of all British troops
Nov 16 UN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps in the year 1950.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 19 Thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1950 uS General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe
Nov 20 In the year 1950 francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84
Nov 20 In the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border in the year 1950.
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.