Historical Events In 1950
Saturday, 04 July 2020
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 Dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize in the year 1950.
Sep 27 Heavyweight champ Ezzard Charles defeats Joe Louis on this day in history.
Sep 28 3 RAR arrives in Korea in the year 1950.
Sep 29 Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies in the year 1950.
Sep 30 In the year 1950 1st congress of International Astronautical Federation opens in Paris
Sep 30 First congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris on this day in history.
Oct 02 1st strip of Charlie Brown, "Li'l Folks," later "Peanuts" in 9 papers in the year 1950.
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 French troops vacate Cla Afraid Vietnam on this day in history.
Oct 05 "Pardon Our French" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 100 perfs in the year 1950.
Oct 07 NY Yankees sweep Phila Phillies in 47th World Series in the year 1950.
Oct 07 US forces invade Korea by crossing the 38th parallel in the year 1950.
Oct 08 4th NHL All-Star Game: Detroit beat All-Stars 7-1 at Detroit on this day in history.
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 In the year 1950 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances
Oct 14 On this day in history rev Sun Young Moon liberated from Hung Nam prison
Oct 18 In the year 1950 connie Mack retires as manager of A's after 50 years
Oct 19 On this day in history bird Building at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated
Oct 19 Edna St Vincent Millay, poet/dramatist/feminist (Harp Weaver-Pulitzer Prize) on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1950.
Oct 22 LA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27 in the year 1950.
Oct 23 In the year 1950 al Jolson, [Asa Yoelson], singer/actor (Jazz Singer), dies at 64
Oct 25 In the year 1950 battle of Pakchon, Korea starts
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 in the year 1950.
Oct 26 In the year 1950 630 Dutch volunteers depart (on)to Korea
Oct 26 In the year 1950 in London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid
Oct 27 Paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres in the year 1950.