Historical Events In 1950
Friday, 18 September 2020
Apr 20 Balt's Memorial Stadium opens on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history r C Cameron discovers asteroid #1575 Winifred
Apr 22 In the year 1950 charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54
Apr 23 In the year 1950 1st major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5)
Apr 23 Detroit Red Wings beat NY Rangers 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1950 the first major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5)
Apr 24 "Peter Pan" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 320 performances on this day in history.
Apr 25 On this day in history ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan)
Apr 26 Last horse race at Havre de Grace Track in Md, is run on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history "Tickets, Please" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 245 performances
Apr 27 In the year 1950 adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer, dies at 70
Apr 27 On this day in history south Africa passes Group Areas Act segregating races
Apr 28 In the year 1950 bhumibol Adulyadej marries Queen Sirikit after their quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 19, 1949.
Apr 30 Construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
May 01 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China in the year 1950.
May 01 In the year 1950 pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
May 02 Carlo Terrons "Giuditta," premieres in Milan on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history dutch first Chamber accept Laws on immigration
May 02 Dutch PM Malan recognizes South-Africa but not China People's Republic on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1950 phumiphon Abundet crowned as king Rama IX of Thailand
May 06 In the year 1950 "Great to Be Alive" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 52 perfs
May 06 On this day in history agnes Smedley, writer, dies
May 06 Liz Taylor's first marriage (Conrad Hilton Jr) on this day in history.
May 08 American General MacArthur becomes comander of the UN forces in Korea in the year 1950.
May 08 Chiang Kai-shek asks US for weapons on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1950 franklin Dyall, dies at 76
May 09 French Foreign min Robert Schuman calls for European community EGKS in the year 1950.
May 09 French Foreign minister Robert Schuman announces the Schuman Plan for European integration in the year 1950.
May 09 Norman Dello Joco's premieres in Bronxville in the year 1950.
May 10 In the year 1950 john G Fletcher, US poet (Burning Mountain), dies
May 10 On this day in history the first Netherlands-US telex sent
May 11 Belgium mine disaster at Borinage, 39 die on this day in history.
May 13 Diner's Club issues its 1st credit cards in the year 1950.