Historical Events In 1950
Monday, 26 October 2020
Oct 29 On this day in history british minister of Finance Stafford Cripps resigns
Oct 29 On this day in history gustav V, king of Sweden, dies at 92
Oct 30 In the year 1950 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 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 Griselio Torresola, attempted to assassinate Pres Truman, shot dead in the year 1950.
Nov 01 On this day in history puerto Rican nationalists try to kill President Truman at the Blair House
Nov 02 In the year 1950 "Barrier" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
Nov 02 George Bernard Shaw, Irish author (Pygmalion), dies at 94 in the year 1950.
Nov 04 In the year 1950 "Barrier" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
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 on this day in history.
Nov 08 1st jet-plane battle ever, in Korean War in the year 1950.
Nov 08 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 in the year 1950.
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 in the year 1950.
Nov 10 In the year 1950 jacobo Arbenz Guzm n elected President of Guatemala
Nov 12 In the year 1950 gene Roberts sets NFL NY Giant rushing record (218 yds) vs Chic Cards
Nov 13 On this day in history uS win 1st world championship bridge contest
Nov 15 On this day in history 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 Gerardus van de Lion, Dutch minister of Education, dies at 60 in the year 1950.
Nov 18 On this day in history south Korea Pres Syngman Rhee forced to end mass executions
Nov 19 Thomas Wood, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Nov 19 US General Eisenhower becomes supreme commander of NATO-Europe on this day in history.
Nov 20 Francesco Cilea, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the Korean war advancing allied troops reach the Manchurian Chinese border on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1950 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 In the year 1950 7,021 see lowest NBA score, Ft Wayne Pistons 19, Minneapolis Lakers 18