Historical Events In 1950
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Dec 16 Truman proclaims state of emergency against "Communist imperialism" in the year 1950.
Dec 19 On this day in history gen Eisenhower named NATO commander
Dec 19 General Eisenhower named NATO commander on this day in history.
Dec 20 "Harvey," starring James Stewart, premieres in NY on this day in history.
Dec 21 Cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs in the year 1950.
Dec 22 On this day in history 2 self-propelled trains of Long Island RR collide, killing 77
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 In the year 1950 julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70
Dec 23 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1950.
Dec 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1950.
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) on this day in history.
Dec 27 Max Beckmann, German painter/graphic artist, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Dec 28 Chinese troops cross 38th Parallel, into South Korea in the year 1950.
Dec 29 Jon Polito, Phila, actor (Fire With Fire, Homicide) in the year 1950.
Dec 30 In the year 1950 vietnam, Laos & Cambodia become Independent states in France Union
Dec 31 On this day in history charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83
Dec 31 Jockeys W Shoemaker & Joe Culmone set record of 388 wins in a year in the year 1950.