Historical Events In 1950
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Aug 29 In the year 1950 intl Olympic Committee votes admission to West Germany & Japan in '52
Aug 31 Contingent of 80 men from First Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, leaves for the Korean War on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1950 dodger Gil Hodges hits 4 HRs & a single in a game vs Braves
Aug 31 HMAS Sydney and Tobruk sail for Korea on this day in history.
Sep 01 West Berlin granted a constitution on this day in history.
Sep 04 1st helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines on this day in history.
Sep 04 D McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna in the year 1950.
Sep 04 The first helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines (Korea) in the year 1950.
Sep 05 On this day in history 64th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Osborne duPont beats D Hart (63 63)
Sep 06 Arthur Hill, cricketer (3 Tests), dies on this day in history.
Sep 07 Monasteries shut down in Hungary in the year 1950.
Sep 09 On this day in history "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 perfs
Sep 09 On this day in history the first use of TV laugh track-Hank McCune
Sep 10 In the year 1950 joe DiMaggio becomes 1st to hit 3 HR in a game at Griffith Stadium
Sep 11 In the year 1950 33 die in a train crash in Coshocton Ohio
Sep 11 On this day in history dick Tracy TV show sparks uproar concerning violence
Sep 11 First typesetting machine to dispense with metal type exhibited on this day in history.
Sep 11 John C Smuts, co-found British RAF/S African PM (1919..48), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1950 belgian govt dismisses all communist civil servants
Sep 13 Sara Allgood actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1950 sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
Sep 14 Western allies rearm West Germany on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history during Korean conflict, UN forces land at Inchon in the south
Sep 15 In the year 1950 vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79
Sep 16 In the year 1950 cleveland Rams (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, beat Phila 35-10)
Sep 16 Pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history european Payment Union forms in Paris
Sep 21 George Marshall sworn in as the 3rd Secretary of Defense of United States in the year 1950.
Sep 21 The birth of Bill Murray, US comedy film actor; 'Ghostbusters' on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1950 nobel peace prize awarded to Ralph J Bunche (1st black winner)
Sep 22 Omar N Bradley promoted to rank of 5-star general in the year 1950.
Sep 23 In the year 1950 patty Berg wins LPGA Sunset Hills Golf Open
Sep 24 "Operation Magic Carpet"-All Jews from Yemen move to Israel in the year 1950.
Sep 26 In the year 1950 australia wins Davis Cup tennis tournament