October 7, 1950 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • US forces invade North Korea by crossing 38th parallel
  • Walter Bedell Smith replaces Roscoe H Hillenkoetter as 4th CIA head
  • William H Jackson becomes deputy director of CIA

Birthdays in History

  • Jakaya Kikwete, Tanzanian politician

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Willis Carrier, American engineer (developed modern air conditioning), dies at 73

Engineer Willis Carrier
Willis Carrier