Historical Events In 1950
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jun 22 In the year 1950 julio Fonseca, composer, dies at 65
Jun 23 In the year 1950 swiss parliament refuses voting right for women
Jun 24 M Itzigsohn discovers asteroid #1821 Aconcagua on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1950 israeli airline El Al begins service
Jun 25 Korean conflict begins; N Korea invades S Korea in the year 1950.
Jun 25 North Korean troops move into South Korea on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 1950 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.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1950 pres Truman orders Air Force &Navy into Korean conflict
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 On this day in history uN Security Council calls on members for troops to aid South Korea
Jun 27 In the year 1950 uS sends 35 military advisers to South Vietnam
Jun 28 "Michael Todd's Peep Show" opens at Winter Garden NYC for 278 perfs in the year 1950.
Jun 28 On this day in history henry Balfour Gardiner, composer, dies at 72
Jun 28 North Korean forces capture Seoul in the year 1950.
Jun 28 North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea on this day in history.
Jun 29 Australia commits military units to United Nations Force in Korea in the year 1950.
Jun 29 In the year 1950 uS beats England 1-0 in a world cup soccer game (next win in 1994)
Jun 30 On this day in history pres Truman orders US troops into Korea
Jun 30 US President allows American troops deployement in Korea on this day in history.
Jul 01 Edward Faber Schneider, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jul 01 NYC bus fare rises to 10. equal to subway fare, combo fare at 15 in the year 1950.
Jul 02 American troops land in South Korea on this day in history.
Jul 02 Indian Bob Feller, wins his 200th game, 5-3 over Detroit on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history uSS Juneau and 2 British ships sink 5 of 6 attacking North Korean torpedo boats and gunboats.
Jul 03 1st time US & North Korean forces clash in Korean War in the year 1950.
Jul 03 In the year 1950 first time US & North Korean forces clash in the Korean War
Jul 04 Truman signs public law 600 (Puerto Ricans write own consitution) on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history 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.
Jul 05 Kenneth Shadrick, Pvt from WV becomes 1st US fatality in Korean War on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1950 law of Return passes, guarantees all Jews right to live in Israel
Jul 07 1st Farnborough airshow held on this day in history.