Historical Events In 1950
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Oct 29 British minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns in the year 1950.
Oct 29 In the year 1950 gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92
Oct 30 In the year 1950 david Diamond's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 31 Carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Lost Paradise), dies at 72 in the year 1950.
Oct 31 In the year 1950 collazo & Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC
Oct 31 In the year 1950 collazo and Torresola attempt to kill Truman in Washington, DC
Nov 01 On this day in history griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead
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 in the year 1950.
Nov 02 On this day in history george Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94
Nov 04 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances on this day in history.
Nov 05 Cleveland Browns' Tommy James intercepts 3 passes, club record on this day in history.
Nov 05 Jacobus J E Hondius, Dutch classicist/graphic artist, dies at 53 in the year 1950.
Nov 06 In the year 1950 branch Rickey signs 5-yr contract as VP/GM of Pitts Pirates
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1950 the first jet-plane battle of Korean War
Nov 09 Boston Brave Sam Jethroe wins NL Rookie of Year on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1950 after 9 years, Cleve Indians fire manager Lou Boudreau
Nov 10 Jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala in the year 1950.
Nov 12 Gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1950 uS win 1st world championship bridge contest
Nov 15 Arthur Dorrington, 1st black man in organized hockey is signed (Atl City Seagulls of Eastern Amateur Hockey League) in the year 1950.
Nov 16 Egyptian king Faruk demands departure of all British troops in the year 1950.
Nov 16 UN gets US government approval to issue postage stamps on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1950 gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60
Nov 18 South Korea Pres Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions on this day in history.
Nov 19 Thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1950.
Nov 19 In the year 1950 uS General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe
Nov 20 Francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1950.
Nov 20 In the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border on this day in history.
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 7,021 see lowest NBA score, Ft Wayne Pistons 19, Minneapolis Lakers 18 on this day in history.