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