We didn't start the fire.

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    We didn't start the fire.

  • South Pacific

    South Pacific
    The prize winning musical, opens on Broadway.
  • Declare war!

    Declare war!
    On June 25 1950 North Korea and South Korea declare war after Northern forces stream south,
  • The King and I

    The King and I
    The King and I musical opens on Broadway on March 29.
  • Santayana Goodbye

    Santayana Goodbye
    George Santayana, philospher, essayist, poet, and novelist, dies on September 26th.
  • Joseph Stalin

    Joseph Stalin
    Joseph Stalin dies on March 5th, yeilding his position as leader of Soviet Union.
  • Another death...

    Another death...
    Sergei Prokofiev, the composer, dies on March 5. The same day as Stalin.
  • Albert Einstien

    Albert Einstien
    Albert Einstien dies on April 18, at the age of 76.
  • Disneyland!

    Disneyland!
    Disneyland opens on July 17 as Walt Disney's first theme park.
  • Elvis Presley.

    Elvis Presley.
    Elvis Presley signs with RCA Records on November 21, beginning his pop career.
  • Trouble in the Suez.

    Trouble in the Suez.
    The Suez Crisis boils as Egypt nationalizes the Suez Canal on October 29.