Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1950

Monday, 28 September 2020

May 13   On this day in history diner's Club issues its first credit cards  

May 13   On this day in history the birth of Stevie Wonder, American singer  

May 17   Eduardo Fabini, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.  

May 18   "Liar" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 12 performances on this day in history.  

May 19   On this day in history nY Times reports of worlds smallest & dumbest mechanical brain  

May 20   In the year 1950 76th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Hill Prince wins in 1:59.2  

May 21   On this day in history vietnamese troops of Ho Chi-Minh attack Cambodia  

May 22   Celal Bayar elected president of Turkey in the year 1950.  

May 22   On this day in history dutch poet Gerrit Achterberg wins PC Hooft prize  

May 25   On this day in history bkln-Battery Tunnel opens in NYC  

May 25   On this day in history brooklyn-Battery Tunnel opens in NYC  

May 26   Antonina Neshdanova, Russian soprano (Bolshoi Theater), dies on this day in history.  

May 27   "Arms & the Girl" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 134 performances in the year 1950.  

May 27   In the year 1950 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Wallace Stevens  

Jun 02   ST Louis Browns pitcher Harry Dorish swipes home vs Wash Senators on this day in history.  

Jun 02   Stanislas Bizot, French checker player (world champ 1925), dies at 70 in the year 1950.  

Jun 03   French expedition reaches top of Himalayan peak of Annapurna in Nepal in the year 1950.  

Jun 04   On this day in history cVP wins Belgian parliamentary election  

Jun 04   Sam Staples, cricket pace bowler (3 Tests 1927-28), dies in the year 1950.  

Jun 05   US Supreme Court undermines legal foundations of segregation in the year 1950.  

Jun 08   In the year 1950 boston Red Sox beat St Louis Browns 29-4 (win by record 25 runs)  

Jun 08   In the year 1950 general Sir Thomas Blamey, Commander-in-Chief Allied Land Forces, South West Pacific Area, World War Two, made a Field Marshal, the only Australian appointment to this rank in Australian military history  

Jun 10   The West turns down Soviet plans to reunify Germany in the year 1950.  

Jun 13   In the year 1950 south African parliament accept "Groups Area Act"  

Jun 15   In the year 1950 itzigsohn discover asteroid 1581 Abanderada, 1582 Martir & 1779 Parana  

Jun 17   1st kidney transplant (Chicago) on this day in history.  

Jun 17   In the year 1950 syed Wazir Ali, cricketer (7 Tests for India), dies  

Jun 17   In the year 1950 the first kidney transplant (Chicago)  

Jun 18   On this day in history cleve Indians score 14 runs in 1st inning, beat A's 21-2  

Jun 19   In the year 1950 a G Wilson discovers asteroid #1980 Tezcatlipoca  

Jun 20   Claude Jennings, cricketer (Aust opening bat in 1912 Triangular), dies on this day in history.  

Jun 20   On this day in history dutch Air Force base Tjililitan given to Indonesia  

Jun 20   Joe Dimaggio's 2,000th hit in the year 1950.  

Jun 21   On this day in history joe DiMaggio gets his 2,000th hit  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1950

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Lou Gramm, rocker was born in the year 1950.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of david Shifrin, American classical clarinetist  

Jan 03   Beth Anderson, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Victoria Principal, American actress was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Chris Stein, rock guitarist and co-founder of Blondie (Heart of Glass, Call Me) born in Brooklyn, New York was born in the year 1950.  

Jan 05   Michael O'Donoghue, writer/performer was born in the year 1950.  

Jan 05   Ioan Petru Culianu, Romanian-born professor (d. 1991) was born in the year 1950.  

Jan 05   John Manley, Canadian politician was born in the year 1950.  

Famous Deaths In 1950

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history emil Jannings, actor (The Way of All Flesh), dies at 65  

Jan 06   Isaiah Bowman, geographer/co-founder (Geographical Review), dies at 71 in the year 1950.  

Jan 08   George Rowe, cricketer (15 wckts in 4 Tests for S Af 1895-1902), dies on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Karin Michaelis, writer, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

Jan 12   Koos van de Griend, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   Gen Henry "Hap" Arnold, U.S. General of the Air Force (b. 1886) died in the year 1950.  

Jan 21   George Orwell, author (Animal Farm, 1984), dies in London at 46 on this day in history.  

Jan 22   Alan Hale, actor (Little John-Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 57 on this day in history.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know