Historical Events In 1950
Saturday, 24 October 2020
Sep 26 In the year 1950 because of forest fire in Br Columbia, blue moon appears in England
Sep 26 UN troops in Korean War recaptured South Korean capital of Seoul on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history dr Ralph Bunche receives Nobel Peace Prize
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 In the year 1950 first congress of Internat'l Astronautical Federation opens in Paris
Oct 02 On this day in history 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 In the year 1950 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 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 In the year 1950 task Force 77 Aircraft destroy North Korean vessels off Songjin and Wonsan and north of Hungham.
Oct 11 In the year 1950 the U.S. Federal Communications Commission issues the first license to broadcast television in color, to CBS
Oct 12 On this day in history "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances
Oct 14 In the year 1950 rev Sun Young Moon liberated from Hung Nam prison
Oct 18 On this day in history connie Mack retires as manager of A's after 50 years
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 On this day in history henry Lewsis Stimson, US minister of War/gov-gen, dies
Oct 21 On this day in history chinese forces occupy Tibet
Oct 22 On this day in history lA Rams beat Baltimore Colts 70-27
Oct 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1950 chinese Communist Forces launch first offensive in Korea.
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 In London King George VI opens the restored House of Commons chamber, destroyed in a 1941 bombing raid on this day in history.
Oct 27 Paul Creston's 3rd Symphony "Triumph of St Joan," premieres on this day in history.