Historical Events In 1950
Monday, 02 August 2021
Aug 01 On this day in history territory of Guam created
Aug 03 Elements of Marine Corps Observation Squadron, VMO-6, equipped with HO3S helicopters and OY observation planes, began operations in Korea in the year 1950.
Aug 05 On this day in history emil Abderhalden, Swiss physiologist/bio-chemistry, dies at 73
Aug 05 On this day in history ezzard Charles KOs Freddie Beshore to retain HW boxing title
Aug 07 On this day in history cabinet decides to recruit and create a special Canadian armed force of 5,000 men for service with United Nations in Korea.
Aug 07 On this day in history police bar white players-Lou Chirban, Stan Mierko, & Frank Dyle, from playing in Negro League
Aug 08 In the year 1950 ernest F E Douwes Dekker, founder National-India Party, dies
Aug 09 On this day in history lusty Song wins Hambletonian
Aug 11 17th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 17, Philadelphia 7 (88,885) on this day in history.
Aug 12 NY Giants (NFL) beat Ottawa Roughriders (CFL) 20-6 in Ottawa on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1950 babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship
Aug 15 8.6 earthquake in India kills 20,000 to 30,000 on this day in history.
Aug 15 8.6 quake kills over 1,000 in Assam, India on this day in history.
Aug 16 West Indies complete historic 3-1 series win against England on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1950 indonesia gains independence from Netherlands
Aug 17 On this day in history indonesia gains independence from the Netherlands
Aug 18 On this day in history julien Lahaut, chairman Belgian Communist Party, murdered
Aug 18 Julien Lahaut, the chairman of the Communist Party of Belgium is assassinated by far-right elements on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history aBC begins Saturday morning kid shows (Animal Clinic & Acrobat Ranch)
Aug 19 On this day in history aBC begins Saturday morning kid shows (Animal Clinic and Acrobat Ranch)
Aug 22 In the year 1950 abdel Rehim swims English Channel (10:50)
Aug 23 Jack Holden wins marathon (2:32:12) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history west Germany & Japan readmitted to Intl Amateur Athletic Federation
Aug 24 1st US Negro delegate to UN appointed-ES Sampson in the year 1950.
Aug 24 On this day in history ernst Wiechert, writer, dies at 63
Aug 24 In the year 1950 operation Magic Carpet-45,000 Yemenite Jews move to Israel
Aug 25 On this day in history pres Truman orders army to seize control of RR to avert a strike
Aug 25 On this day in history sugar Ray Robinson KOs Jose Basora to win middleweight boxing title
Aug 25 US President Harry Truman orders the Army to take over the railroads to stop a possible strike in the year 1950.
Aug 26 On this day in history 39th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (4-1)
Aug 27 1st transmission of a TV program from continental Europe shown on BBC in the year 1950.
Aug 27 Cesare Pavese, Italian writer (Fuoco Grande), dies at 41 in the year 1950.
Aug 27 General Foods blacklists Jean Muir of Aldrich Family as a communist in the year 1950.
Aug 28 On this day in history earle & Roy Mack, purchase 54% of A's from Connie Mack Jr