Historical Events In 1950
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Oct 29 On this day in history british minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns
Oct 29 In the year 1950 gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92
Oct 30 On this day in history david Diamond's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 31 In the year 1950 carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72
Oct 31 Collazo & Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1950 collazo and Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC
Nov 01 Griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead in the year 1950.
Nov 01 Puerto Rican nationalists try to kill President Truman at the Blair House on this day in history.
Nov 02 "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances on this day in history.
Nov 02 George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94 in the year 1950.
Nov 04 On this day in history "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
Nov 05 In the year 1950 cleveland Browns' Tommy James intercepts 3 passes, club record
Nov 05 Jacobus J E Hondius, Dutch classicist/graphic artist, dies at 53 in the year 1950.
Nov 06 Branch Rickey signs 5-yr contract as VP/GM of Pitts Pirates in the year 1950.
Nov 07 Carlo Terron's "Processo Agli Innocenti," premieres in Milan in the year 1950.
Nov 08 In the year 1950 1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War
Nov 08 In the year 1950 in the first jet plane battle of the Korean War, U.S. Air Force Lt. Russel J. Brown shoots down a North Korean MiG-15.
Nov 08 The first jet-plane battle of Korean War in the year 1950.
Nov 09 Boston Brave Sam Jethroe wins NL Rookie of Year on this day in history.
Nov 10 After 9 years, Cleve Indians fire manager Lou Boudreau on this day in history.
Nov 10 Jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala in the year 1950.
Nov 12 On this day in history gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards
Nov 13 In the year 1950 uS win 1st world championship bridge contest
Nov 15 In the year 1950 arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League)
Nov 16 In the year 1950 egyptian king Faruk demands departure of all British troops
Nov 16 In the year 1950 uN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps
Nov 18 In the year 1950 gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
Nov 18 On this day in history south Korea Pres Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions
Nov 19 In the year 1950 thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57
Nov 19 US General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1950 francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84
Nov 20 In the year 1950 in the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border
Nov 21 On this day in history a Canadian Troop Train carrying 300 soldiers on their way to Korea cllides head-on with a freight train near Canoe River B.C. 21 die
Nov 22 On this day in history 7,021 see lowest NBA score, Ft Wayne Pistons 19, Minneapolis Lakers 18