This section of the Timeline of United States history concerns events from 1950 to
1969. 1950s in the United States: 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, ...
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1950 Prices including Wages, Houses and Gas, Toys, Fashions and More Events
include Diners Club Issues First Credit Cards, Korean War, McCarthy, NATO ...
1950: Brink's robbery in Boston; almost $3 million stolen (Jan. 17). Truman orders
development of hydrogen bomb (Jan. 31). Robert Schuman proposes ...
United States American History Timeline 1950-1959. Two Cars in Every Garage.
Most important historical events of each year of the decade of the 1950's listed.
Census data, news headlines, and pop culture images and information related to
the decade of the 1950s.
The years from the end of World War II to the end of the 1950s were dominated
by four powerful changes in American life. The first was the birth of the Cold War,
The result was Atlas, completed in 1950. Atlas used magnetic drum memory,
which stored information on the outside of a rotating cylinder coated with ...
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... Jan 24 Jackie Robinson signs highest contract ($35,000) in Dodger history.
Britain in 1950 was different, in many ways, from Britain today. The most obvious
difference was in the physical fabric of the country. In 1950 the legacy of the ...