Historical Events In 1950
Monday, 21 September 2020
Dec 16 Truman proclaims state of emergency against "Communist imperialism" in the year 1950.
Dec 19 Gen Eisenhower named NATO commander on this day in history.
Dec 19 General Eisenhower named NATO commander on this day in history.
Dec 20 "Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY in the year 1950.
Dec 21 Cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1950 2 self-propelled trains of Long Island RR collide, killing 77
Dec 22 On this day in history hMCS Athabaskan relieved for repairs and general maintenance; had performed carrier screen duty, escorted shipping, carried out blockade patrols and provided anti-aircraft protection and general support for the forces evacuating Inchon.
Dec 22 Julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1950.
Dec 23 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1950 cleveland Browns win NFL championship, beat LA 30-28
Dec 25 In the year 1950 the Stone of Scone, the Scottish coronation stone, is stolen from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalists
Dec 25 On this day in history xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47
Dec 26 On this day in history emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47
Dec 26 On this day in history gillette & Mutual buy All Star & World Series rights ($6M for 6 yrs)
Dec 27 In the year 1950 max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66
Dec 28 Chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea in the year 1950.
Dec 29 On this day in history jon Polito, Phila, actor (Fire With Fire, Homicide)
Dec 30 Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia become Independent states in France Union in the year 1950.
Dec 31 Charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83 in the year 1950.
Dec 31 In the year 1950 jockeys W Shoemaker & Joe Culmone set record of 388 wins in a year