Historical Events In 1950
Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Jun 22 Julio Fonseca, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1950 swiss parliament refuses voting right for women
Jun 24 On this day in history m Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1821 Aconcagua
Jun 25 Israeli airline El Al begins service in the year 1950.
Jun 25 In the year 1950 korean conflict begins; N Korea invades S Korea
Jun 25 North Korean troops move into South Korea on this day in history.
Jun 26 In Ottawa Ontario, Minister of National Defence Brooke Claxton 1898-1960 announces invasion of Republic of Korea (South Korea) by North Korean forces June 25 in the year 1950.
Jun 26 In the year 1950 pres Gottwald of Czech confirms Milada Horakova's death sentence
Jun 27 "Liar" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 12 performances in the year 1950.
Jun 27 Milada Horakova, Czech advocate/anti fascist, hanged in the year 1950.
Jun 27 Pres Truman orders Air Force &Navy into Korean conflict in the year 1950.
Jun 27 On this day in history rAAF bomber squadron sent to Malaya to assist the British in counter insurgency work against communist guerrillas during the Malayan Emergency
Jun 27 In the year 1950 uN Security Council calls on members for troops to aid South Korea
Jun 27 US sends 35 military advisers to South Vietnam on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history "Michael Todd's Peep Show" opens at Winter Garden NYC for 278 perfs
Jun 28 On this day in history henry Balfour Gardiner, composer, dies at 72
Jun 28 On this day in history north Korean forces capture Seoul
Jun 28 North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea in the year 1950.
Jun 29 On this day in history australia commits military units to United Nations Force in Korea
Jun 29 US beats England 1-0 in a world cup soccer game (next win in 1994) on this day in history.
Jun 30 Pres Truman orders US troops into Korea on this day in history.
Jun 30 US President allows American troops deployement in Korea in the year 1950.
Jul 01 In the year 1950 edward Faber Schneider, composer, dies at 77
Jul 01 NYC bus fare rises to 10. equal to subway fare, combo fare at 15 on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history american troops land in South Korea
Jul 02 On this day in history indian Bob Feller, wins his 200th game, 5-3 over Detroit
Jul 02 USS Juneau and 2 British ships sink 5 of 6 attacking North Korean torpedo boats and gunboats on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history 1st time US & North Korean forces clash in Korean War
Jul 03 First time US & North Korean forces clash in the Korean War in the year 1950.
Jul 04 Truman signs public law 600 (Puerto Ricans write own consitution) on this day in history.
Jul 05 Esquimalt BC Royal Canadian Navy destroyers HMCS Cayuga, Athabaskan, and Sioux leave Esquimalt for Pearl Harbor escorted by cruiser Ontario; to come under UN control during Korean War on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1950 kenneth Shadrick, Pvt from WV becomes 1st US fatality in Korean War
Jul 05 On this day in history law of Return passes, guarantees all Jews right to live in Israel
Jul 07 In the year 1950 1st Farnborough airshow held