Historical Events In February - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1949 On this day in history rCA releases first single record ever (45 rpm)
1949 On this day in history herbert Stothart, composer, dies at 63
1950 On February - 01 urko Kekkonen elected president of Finland
1950 On this day in history uSSR demands condemnation of Emperor Hirohito for war crimes
1951 -50ºF (-46ºC), Gavilan NM (state record) on February - 01.
1951 On February - 01 alfred Krupp & 28 other German war criminals freed
1951 First telecast of atomic explosion on February - 01.
1951 On this day in history the first X-ray moving picture process demonstrated
1951 UN condemns People's Republic of China as aggressor in Korea on this day in history.
1951 On February - 01 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1952 On this day in history general strike against French colonial management in Tunisia
1952 On this day in history the United Arab Republic (Egypt and Syria) is formed.
1953 "General Electric Theater" premieres on CBS TV; Reagan later hosts on this day in history.
1953 "You Are There" with Walter Cronkite premieres on CBS television great show for it's time on this day in history.
1953 On February - 01 dr A de Waal appointed as Netherlands first female assistant Secretary of state
1953 On this day in history flooding in Netherlands, kills 1,835
1954 First TV soap opera "Secret Storm" premieres on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history scapino Ballet Studio in Amsterdam destroyed by fire
1954 Julius P Hoste, Belg minister/newspaper publisher, dies at 69 on February - 01.
1955 On February - 01 h C Hansen appointed premier of Denmark
1956 On February - 01 hague Daily Newspaper reveals war crimes of Hague mayor Schokking
1957 On this day in history gijsbert of Hall appointed mayor of Amsterdam
1957 The first black pilot (PH Young) on a US scheduled passenger airline on February - 01.
1957 On February - 01 friedrich von Paulus, German field marshall (Stalingrad), dies at 66
1958 On this day in history 1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women
1958 Egypt & Syria announce plans to merge into United Arab Republic on this day in history.
1958 US satellite (Explorer I) launched on February - 01.
1958 On this day in history clinton Joseph Davisson, dies
1959 On February - 01 texas Instruments requests patent of IC (Integrated Circuit)
1959 On February - 01 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Carol Heiss
1959 On February - 01 uS male Figure Skating championship won by David Jenkins
1959 On February - 01 madame Sul-To-Wan, [Conley], actress (Birth of a Nation), dies at 85
1960 On February - 01 4 students stage first civil rights sit-in, at Greensboro NC Woolworth
1960 Extreme right-wing rebels in Algiers surrender on February - 01.