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