Historical Events In February - 01
Monday, 25 September 2023
1949 On February - 01 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 USSR demands condemnation of Emperor Hirohito for war crimes on this day in history.
1951 -50ºF (-46ºC), Gavilan NM (state record) on this day in history.
1951 On February - 01 alfred Krupp & 28 other German war criminals freed
1951 On February - 01 first telecast of atomic explosion
1951 The first X-ray moving picture process demonstrated on February - 01.
1951 On February - 01 uN condemns People's Republic of China as aggressor in Korea
1951 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history general strike against French colonial management in Tunisia
1952 The United Arab Republic (Egypt and Syria) is formed on this day in history.
1953 On February - 01 "General Electric Theater" premieres on CBS TV; Reagan later hosts
1953 On this day in history "You Are There" with Walter Cronkite premieres on CBS television great show for it's time
1953 Dr A de Waal appointed as Netherlands first female assistant Secretary of state on this day in history.
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 February - 01 scapino Ballet Studio in Amsterdam destroyed by fire
1954 On this day in history julius P Hoste, Belg minister/newspaper publisher, dies at 69
1955 On February - 01 h C Hansen appointed premier of Denmark
1956 Hague Daily Newspaper reveals war crimes of Hague mayor Schokking on this day in history.
1957 Gijsbert of Hall appointed mayor of Amsterdam on February - 01.
1957 The first black pilot (PH Young) on a US scheduled passenger airline on this day in history.
1957 Friedrich von Paulus, German field marshall (Stalingrad), dies at 66 on February - 01.
1958 1959 Swiss males vote against voting rights for women on this day in history.
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 February - 01 clinton Joseph Davisson, dies
1959 On February - 01 texas Instruments requests patent of IC (Integrated Circuit)
1959 US female Figure Skating championship won by Carol Heiss on February - 01.
1959 On this day in history uS male Figure Skating championship won by David Jenkins
1959 On this day in history 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.