Historical Events In 1950
Friday, 23 October 2020
Dec 16 In the year 1950 truman proclaims state of emergency against "Communist imperialism"
Dec 19 In the year 1950 gen Eisenhower named NATO commander
Dec 19 In the year 1950 general Eisenhower named NATO commander
Dec 20 "Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY in the year 1950.
Dec 21 In the year 1950 cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs
Dec 22 2 self-propelled trains of Long Island RR collide, killing 77 in the year 1950.
Dec 22 In the year 1950 hMCS Athabaskan relieved for repairs and general maintenance; had performed carrier screen duty, escorted shipping, carried out blockade patrols and provided anti-aircraft protection and general support for the forces evacuating Inchon.
Dec 22 Julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1950.
Dec 23 On this day in history vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72
Dec 24 Cleveland Browns win NFL championship, beat LA 30-28 in the year 1950.
Dec 25 On this day in history the Stone of Scone, the Scottish coronation stone, is stolen from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalists
Dec 25 Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47 in the year 1950.
Dec 26 On this day in history emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47
Dec 26 In the year 1950 gillette & Mutual buy All Star & World Series rights ($6M for 6 yrs)
Dec 27 In the year 1950 max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66
Dec 28 On this day in history chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea
Dec 29 Jon Polito, Phila, actor (Fire With Fire, Homicide) in the year 1950.
Dec 30 Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia become Independent states in France Union on this day in history.
Dec 31 Charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83 in the year 1950.
Dec 31 Jockeys W Shoemaker & Joe Culmone set record of 388 wins in a year in the year 1950.