Historical Events In 1950
Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Feb 11 On this day in history "Rag Mop" by The Ames Brothers hit #1
Feb 12 Albert Einstein warns against hydrogen bomb in the year 1950.
Feb 12 On this day in history albert Einstein warns against hydrogen bomb.
Feb 12 In the year 1950 senator Joe McCarthy claims to have list of 205 communist government employees
Feb 14 Eduard Hermann, German linguist (Homer), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1950 moroney scores cricket twin centuries for Australia at Johannesburg
Feb 14 USSR & China sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1950 uSSR and China sign peace treaty.
Feb 15 KENS TV channel 5 in San Antonio, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1950.
Feb 15 On this day in history the Canadian government lifts the last wartime price controls on goods; brought in during World War II
Feb 15 Walt Disney's "Cinderella" released in the year 1950.
Feb 16 In the year 1950 david Denton, cricketer (England batsman in 11 Tests 1905-10), dies
Feb 16 In the year 1950 longest-running prime-time game show, "What's My Line" begins on CBS
Feb 17 On this day in history 31 die in a train crash in Rockville Center NY
Feb 18 In the year 1950 "Dance Me a Song" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 35 performances
Feb 18 Voranc Prezikov, [Lovro Kuhar], Slavic author (Jamnica), dies at 56 in the year 1950.
Feb 19 Edyth Walker, US singer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1950 dylan Thomas arrives in NYC for his 1st US poetry reading tour
Feb 21 In the year 1950 wOI TV channel 5 in Ames-Des Moines IA (ABC/PBS) begins broadcasting
Feb 21 WOI TV channel 5 in Ames-Des Moines, IA (ABC/PBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history brockway & Weinstock publish "Men of Music" (rev ed)
Feb 24 Labour wins British parliamentary election in the year 1950.
Feb 25 In the year 1950 "Your Show of Shows" with Sid Caesar & Imogene Coca premieres on NBC Writers include Mel Brooks, Neil Simon & Woody Allen
Feb 26 On this day in history harry Lauder (Maclennan), Scottish comic/singer, dies at about 75
Feb 26 Leonard Bernstein's "Age of Anxiety," premieres in New York NY on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1950 leonard Bernstein's "Age of Anxiety," premieres in NYC
Feb 27 In the year 1950 general Chiang Kai-shek elected President of Nationalist China
Feb 27 In the year 1950 ivan Goll, writer, dies at 58
Feb 28 In the year 1950 "Alive & Kicking" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 46 perfs
Mar 01 On this day in history chiang Kai-shek resumed the Presidency of National China on Formosa
Mar 01 Klaus Fuchs sentenced to 14 years for atomic espionage (London) on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history uSSR issues golden rubles
Mar 02 In the year 1950 m Joseph V d'Arbaud, French poet/author (Li cant palustre), dies at 76
Mar 06 In the year 1950 lew Lehr, comedian (Stop Me if I heard this One), dies at 54