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Wikipedia: 1950
1950
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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century

Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s - 1950s - 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s

Years: 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 - 1950 - 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955


Events

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February

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May, June

  • May 9 - Robert Schuman presents his proposal on the creation of an organized Europe, indispensable to the maintenance of peaceful relations. This proposal, known as the "Schuman declaration", is considered to be the beginning of the creation of what is now the European Union.
  • May 29 - St. Roch, first ship to circumnavigate North America arrives in Halifax Nova Scotia.
  • June 24 - 58 persons were killed when a commercial airliner crashed into Lake Michigan. The reason for the disaster is unknown. Only fragments of the plane and the bodies of passengers were ever found.
  • June 25 - beginning of Korean War. In the USA, people begun to hoard supplies in case of rationing and shortages.

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December

Unknown date

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Births

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May-December

Deaths

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