Historical Events In 1950
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 16 In the year 1950 truman proclaims state of emergency against "Communist imperialism"
Dec 19 In the year 1950 gen Eisenhower named NATO commander
Dec 19 On this day in history general Eisenhower named NATO commander
Dec 20 On this day in history "Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY
Dec 21 In the year 1950 cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs
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 On this day in history julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70
Dec 23 In the year 1950 vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72
Dec 24 In the year 1950 cleveland Browns win NFL championship, beat LA 30-28
Dec 25 On this day in history the Stone of Scone, the Scottish coronation stone, is stolen from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalists
Dec 25 Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Dec 26 Emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1950 gillette & Mutual buy All Star & World Series rights ($6M for 6 yrs)
Dec 27 On this day in history max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66
Dec 28 In the year 1950 chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea
Dec 29 In the year 1950 jon Polito, Phila, actor (Fire With Fire, Homicide)
Dec 30 Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia become Independent states in France Union on this day in history.
Dec 31 Charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83 in the year 1950.
Dec 31 Jockeys W Shoemaker & Joe Culmone set record of 388 wins in a year on this day in history.