Historical Events For 1951
Sunday, 21 January 2018
Jul 21 On this day in history dalai Lama returns to Tibet
Jul 22 Gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1951 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1951 j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
Jul 31 In the year 1951 japan Airlines is established.
Aug 03 Neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history william H Jackson, ends term as deputy director of CIA
Aug 05 In the year 1951 armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
Aug 06 On this day in history typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
Aug 07 Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph in the year 1951.
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 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship in the year 1951.
Aug 13 Great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1951 william Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills
Aug 15 Artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69 in the year 1951.
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 On this day in history cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth
Aug 19 In the year 1951 bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit
Aug 21 (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history cleveland Indians win 16th straight home game
Aug 26 Canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes in the year 1951.
Aug 26 On this day in history jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart
Aug 28 Braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000 in the year 1951.