Historical Events In 1950
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Aug 29 Intl Olympic Committee votes admission to West Germany & Japan in '52 on this day in history.
Aug 31 Contingent of 80 men from First Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, leaves for the Korean War in the year 1950.
Aug 31 Dodger Gil Hodges hits 4 HRs & a single in a game vs Braves in the year 1950.
Aug 31 On this day in history hMAS Sydney and Tobruk sail for Korea
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 On this day in history the first helicopter rescue of American pilot behind enemy lines (Korea)
Sep 05 64th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Osborne duPont beats D Hart (63 63) in the year 1950.
Sep 06 In the year 1950 arthur Hill, cricketer (3 Tests), dies
Sep 07 In the year 1950 monasteries shut down in Hungary
Sep 09 In the year 1950 "Texas, Li'l Darlin'" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 293 perfs
Sep 09 The first use of TV laugh track-Hank McCune in the year 1950.
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 in the year 1950.
Sep 11 On this day in history john C Smuts, co-found British RAF/S African PM (1919..48), dies at 80
Sep 12 On this day in history belgian govt dismisses all communist civil servants
Sep 13 On this day in history sara Allgood actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
Sep 13 On this day in history sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
Sep 14 On this day in history western allies rearm West Germany
Sep 15 During Korean conflict, UN forces land at Inchon in the south on this day in history.
Sep 15 Vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1950.
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 in the year 1950.
Sep 19 In the year 1950 european Payment Union forms in Paris
Sep 21 George Marshall sworn in as the 3rd Secretary of Defense of United States on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1950 the birth of Bill Murray, US comedy film actor; 'Ghostbusters'
Sep 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history "Operation Magic Carpet"-All Jews from Yemen move to Israel
Sep 26 Australia wins Davis Cup tennis tournament on this day in history.