Historical Events For 1951
Friday, 21 July 2017
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1951 gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal
Jul 23 On this day in history henri Philippe Pétain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies
Jul 25 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy in the year 1951.
Jul 26 Netherlands ends state of war with Germany in the year 1951.
Jul 28 On this day in history "Kiss Me, Kate" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 perfs
Jul 28 Walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released in the year 1951.
Jul 30 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718 on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1951 ty Cobb testifies before the Emanuel Celler committee, denying that the reserve clause makes peons of baseball players
Jul 31 J of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies in the year 1951.
Jul 31 Japan Airlines is established in the year 1951.
Aug 03 In the year 1951 neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies
Aug 03 On this day in history william H Jackson, ends term as deputy director of CIA
Aug 05 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
Aug 07 In the year 1951 douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph
Aug 09 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation on this day in history.
Aug 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill in the year 1951.
Aug 11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1951.
Aug 12 In the year 1951 babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship
Aug 13 In the year 1951 great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract
Aug 14 William Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills in the year 1951.
Aug 15 Artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Aug 16 Louis Jouvet, actor (Volpone, Topaze, La Marseillaise), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Aug 17 Hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica in the year 1951.
Aug 18 In the year 1951 cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth
Aug 19 Bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
Aug 22 In the year 1951 harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052
Aug 24 In the year 1951 bill Veeck's "Fans Managers' Night," Browns defeat A's 5-3; Browns coaches hold up placards for fans to vote on
Aug 25 In the year 1951 cleveland Indians win 16th straight home game
Aug 26 On this day in history canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes.
Aug 26 Jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart in the year 1951.
Aug 28 Braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000 on this day in history.