Historical Events In 1950
Monday, 02 August 2021
Sep 26 Because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history uN troops in Korean War recaptured South Korean capital of Seoul
Sep 27 In the year 1950 dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize
Sep 27 Heavyweight champ Ezzard Charles defeats Joe Louis in the year 1950.
Sep 28 In the year 1950 3 RAR arrives in Korea
Sep 29 Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies in the year 1950.
Sep 30 On this day in history 1st congress of International Astronautical Federation opens in Paris
Sep 30 In the year 1950 first congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris
Oct 02 In the year 1950 1st strip of Charlie Brown, "Li'l Folks," later "Peanuts" in 9 papers
Oct 02 On this day in history the comic strip "Peanuts" first appears, in 9 newspapers
Oct 03 1st black lead (Ethel Waters) on TV (Beulah) on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1950 french troops vacate Cla Afraid Vietnam
Oct 05 In the year 1950 "Pardon Our French" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 100 perfs
Oct 07 NY Yankees sweep Phila Phillies in 47th World Series on this day in history.
Oct 07 US forces invade Korea by crossing the 38th parallel on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit
Oct 11 Task Force 77 Aircraft destroy North Korean vessels off Songjin and Wonsan and north of Hungham in the year 1950.
Oct 11 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission issues the first license to broadcast television in color, to CBS on this day in history.
Oct 12 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances in the year 1950.
Oct 14 Rev Sun Young Moon liberated from Hung Nam prison on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1950 connie Mack retires as manager of A's after 50 years
Oct 19 In the year 1950 bird Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated
Oct 19 Edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize) in the year 1950.
Oct 19 In the year 1950 uN forces entered the capital of North Korea
Oct 20 On this day in history henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies
Oct 21 Chinese forces occupy Tibet on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1950 lA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
Oct 23 Al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1950 battle of Pakchon, Korea starts
Oct 25 Chinese Communist Forces launch first offensive in Korea in the year 1950.
Oct 25 In the year 1950 dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life
Oct 26 On this day in history 630 Dutch volunteers depart (on)to Korea
Oct 26 In London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid in the year 1950.
Oct 27 In the year 1950 paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres