Historical Events In 1950
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Sep 26 On this day in history because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England
Sep 26 On this day in history uN troops in Korean War recaptured South Korean capital of Seoul
Sep 27 Dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
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 On this day in history balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies
Sep 30 1st congress of International Astronautical Federation opens in Paris on this day in history.
Sep 30 First congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 1st black lead (Ethel Waters) on TV (Beulah)
Oct 04 On this day in history french troops vacate Cla Afraid Vietnam
Oct 05 "Pardon Our French" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 100 perfs on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1950 nY Yankees sweep Phila Phillies in 47th World Series
Oct 07 In the year 1950 uS forces invade Korea by crossing the 38th parallel
Oct 08 In the year 1950 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit
Oct 11 On this day in history task Force 77 Aircraft destroy North Korean vessels off Songjin and Wonsan and north of Hungham.
Oct 11 On this day in history the U.S. Federal Communications Commission issues the first license to broadcast television in color, to CBS
Oct 12 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances on this day in history.
Oct 14 Rev Sun Young Moon liberated from Hung Nam prison on this day in history.
Oct 18 Connie Mack retires as manager of A's after 50 years in the year 1950.
Oct 19 Bird Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1950 edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize)
Oct 19 On this day in history uN forces entered the capital of North Korea
Oct 20 Henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies on this day in history.
Oct 21 Chinese forces occupy Tibet in the year 1950.
Oct 22 In the year 1950 lA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
Oct 23 In the year 1950 al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64
Oct 25 Battle of Pakchon, Korea starts on this day in history.
Oct 25 Chinese Communist Forces launch first offensive in Korea on this day in history.
Oct 25 Dutch NSB leader C van Gelderen sentenced to life on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history 630 Dutch volunteers depart (on)to Korea
Oct 26 On this day in history in London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid
Oct 27 In the year 1950 paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres