Historical Events In 1950
Thursday, 26 May 2022
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 Charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54 in the year 1950.
Apr 23 1st major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5) on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1950 detroit Red Wings beat NY Rangers 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup
Apr 23 In the year 1950 the first major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5)
Apr 24 In the year 1950 "Peter Pan" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 320 performances
Apr 25 Ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan) on this day in history.
Apr 26 Last horse race at Havre de Grace Track in Md, is run on this day in history.
Apr 27 "Tickets, Please" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 245 performances in the year 1950.
Apr 27 On this day in history adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer, dies at 70
Apr 27 In the year 1950 south Africa passes Group Areas Act segregating races
Apr 28 On this day in history 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 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
May 02 In the year 1950 carlo Terrons "Giuditta," premieres in Milan
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 in the year 1950.
May 05 In the year 1950 phumiphon Abundet crowned as king Rama IX of Thailand
May 06 On this day in history "Great to Be Alive" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 52 perfs
May 06 Agnes Smedley, writer, dies in the year 1950.
May 06 Liz Taylor's first marriage (Conrad Hilton Jr) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1950 american General MacArthur becomes comander of the UN forces in Korea
May 08 Chiang Kai-shek asks US for weapons on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history franklin Dyall, dies at 76
May 09 In the year 1950 french Foreign min Robert Schuman calls for European community EGKS
May 09 On this day in history french Foreign minister Robert Schuman announces the Schuman Plan for European integration
May 09 Norman Dello Joco's premieres in Bronxville in the year 1950.
May 10 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.