Historical Events In 1950
Saturday, 04 April 2020
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1950.
Sep 04 1st helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines in the year 1950.
Sep 04 On this day in history d McI Hodgson of St Ann Bay, Nova Scotia catches a 997 lb tuna
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 In the year 1950 monasteries shut down in Hungary
Sep 09 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 perfs on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1950 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 33 die in a train crash in Coshocton Ohio in the year 1950.
Sep 11 In the year 1950 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 In the year 1950 john C Smuts, co-found British RAF/S African PM (1919..48), dies at 80
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 Sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56 in the year 1950.
Sep 14 In the year 1950 western allies rearm West Germany
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 Cleveland Rams (formerly AAFC) play 1st NFL game, beat Phila 35-10) in the year 1950.
Sep 16 In the year 1950 pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68
Sep 19 European Payment Union forms in Paris in the year 1950.
Sep 21 George Marshall sworn in as the 3rd Secretary of Defense of United States on this day in history.
Sep 21 The birth of Bill Murray, US comedy film actor; 'Ghostbusters' in the year 1950.
Sep 22 Nobel peace prize awarded to Ralph J Bunche (1st black winner) in the year 1950.
Sep 22 Omar N Bradley promoted to rank of 5-star general on this day in history.
Sep 23 Patty Berg wins LPGA Sunset Hills Golf Open on this day in history.
Sep 24 "Operation Magic Carpet"-All Jews from Yemen move to Israel in the year 1950.
Sep 26 Australia wins Davis Cup tennis tournament in the year 1950.