The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2023. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1950
- February 17, 1950 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Tiger in Chinese astrology.
- March 16, 1950 – Communist Czechoslovakia’s ministry of foreign affairs asks nuncios of Vatican to leave the country.
- May 19, 1950 – A barge containing munitions destined for Pakistan explodes in the harbor at South Amboy, New Jersey, devastating the city.
- May 25, 1950 – Public transport: Green Hornet disaster. A Chicago Surface Lines streetcar crashes into a fuel truck, killing 33.
- July 4, 1950 – Radio Free Europe first broadcasts.
- July 16, 1950 – Chaplain–Medic massacre: American POWs were massacred by North Korean Army.
- August 25, 1950 – President Harry Truman orders the U.S. Army to seize control of the nation’s railroads to avert a strike.
- November 25, 1950 – The Great Appalachian Storm of November 1950, known at the time as the “Storm of the Century”, strikes New England with hurricane force winds resulting in massive forest blow-downs and storm surge damage along the Northeast coast including New York City. This storm also brings blizzard conditions to the Appalachian Mountains and Ohio Valley, becoming one of the worst storms of all time. Three hundred fifty-three people die in the event.
- November 29, 1950 – Korean War: North Korean and Chinese troops force United Nations forces to retreat from North Korea.
- December 25, 1950 – The Stone of Scone, traditional coronation stone of British monarchs, is taken from Westminster Abbey by Scottish nationalist students. It later turns up in Scotland on April 11, 1951.
Who Were Born On 1950?
- January 30, 1950 – Trinidad Silva, American actor (d. 1988)
- April 25, 1950 – Donnell Deeny, Irish lawyer and judge
- June 18, 1950 – Mike Johanns, American lawyer and politician, 28th United States Secretary of Agriculture
- July 19, 1950 – Freddy Moore, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- July 26, 1950 – Nicholas Evans, English journalist, screenwriter, and producer
- September 2, 1950 – Yuen Wah, Chinese actor, martial artist, and stuntman
- November 3, 1950 – Massimo Mongai, Italian journalist and author
- December 10, 1950 – Nicky Henderson, English horse trainer
- December 30, 1950 – Bjarne Stroustrup, Danish computer scientist, created the C++ programming language
- December 31, 1950 – Inge Helten, German sprinter