Historical Events In 1950
Friday, 14 August 2020
Apr 20 Balt's Memorial Stadium opens on this day in history.
Apr 20 R C Cameron discovers asteroid #1575 Winifred in the year 1950.
Apr 22 In the year 1950 charles H Houston, architect of NAACP legal campaign, dies at 54
Apr 23 On this day in history 1st major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5)
Apr 23 Detroit Red Wings beat NY Rangers 4 games to 3 for the Stanley Cup on this day in history.
Apr 23 The first major league day game completed under lights (Phils 6, Braves 5) in the year 1950.
Apr 24 "Peter Pan" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 320 performances in the year 1950.
Apr 25 Ambon (proclaims RMS (Republik Maluku Selatan) on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1950 last horse race at Havre de Grace Track in Md, is run
Apr 27 "Tickets, Please" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 245 performances in the year 1950.
Apr 27 In the year 1950 adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer, dies at 70
Apr 27 In the year 1950 south Africa passes Group Areas Act segregating races
Apr 28 Bhumibol Adulyadej marries Queen Sirikit after their quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 19, 1949 on this day in history.
Apr 30 Construction starts on $95 million Interprovincial Pipeline to carry oil from Alberta to the Ontario Lakehead in the year 1950.
May 01 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on this day in history.
May 01 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on this day in history.
May 01 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1950 carlo Terrons "Giuditta," premieres in Milan
May 02 On this day in history dutch first Chamber accept Laws on immigration
May 02 Dutch PM Malan recognizes South-Africa but not China People's Republic in the year 1950.
May 05 In the year 1950 phumiphon Abundet crowned as king Rama IX of Thailand
May 06 On this day in history "Great to Be Alive" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 52 perfs
May 06 In the year 1950 agnes Smedley, writer, dies
May 06 On this day in history liz Taylor's first marriage (Conrad Hilton Jr)
May 08 American General MacArthur becomes comander of the UN forces in Korea in the year 1950.
May 08 On this day in history chiang Kai-shek asks US for weapons
May 08 Franklin Dyall, dies at 76 in the year 1950.
May 09 French Foreign min Robert Schuman calls for European community EGKS in the year 1950.
May 09 In the year 1950 french Foreign minister Robert Schuman announces the Schuman Plan for European integration
May 09 Norman Dello Joco's premieres in Bronxville in the year 1950.
May 10 On this day in history john G Fletcher, US poet (Burning Mountain), dies
May 10 In the year 1950 the first Netherlands-US telex sent
May 11 Belgium mine disaster at Borinage, 39 die on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history diner's Club issues its 1st credit cards