Historical Events In 1950
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
Dec 16 Truman proclaims state of emergency against "Communist imperialism" in the year 1950.
Dec 19 Gen Eisenhower named NATO commander in the year 1950.
Dec 19 General Eisenhower named NATO commander in the year 1950.
Dec 20 On this day in history "Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY
Dec 21 On this day in history cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs
Dec 22 On this day in history 2 self-propelled trains of Long Island RR collide, killing 77
Dec 22 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 in the year 1950.
Dec 22 Julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1950.
Dec 23 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1950 cleveland Browns win NFL championship, beat LA 30-28
Dec 25 The Stone of Scone, the Scottish coronation stone, is stolen from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalists on this day in history.
Dec 25 Xavier Villaurrutia, Mexican poet (Nostalgia de la muerte), dies at 47 in the year 1950.
Dec 26 Emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1950.
Dec 26 Gillette & Mutual buy All Star & World Series rights ($6M for 6 yrs) in the year 1950.
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 On this day in history jon Polito, Phila, actor (Fire With Fire, Homicide)
Dec 30 Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia become Independent states in France Union in the year 1950.
Dec 31 In the year 1950 charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83
Dec 31 On this day in history jockeys W Shoemaker & Joe Culmone set record of 388 wins in a year