Historical Events Happened In 1951
Thursday, 25 August 2016
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet in the year 1951.
Jul 22 Gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal in the year 1951.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 28 "Kiss Me, Kate" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 perfs in the year 1951.
Jul 28 In the year 1951 walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released
Jul 30 In the year 1951 e L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718
Jul 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
Aug 06 In the year 1951 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 On this day in history 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill
Aug 11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1951 great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract
Aug 14 On this day in history william Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills
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 on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1951 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 Harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052 on this day in history.
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 Cleveland Indians win 16th straight home game on this day in history.
Aug 26 Canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes on this day in history.
Aug 26 Jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart on this day in history.
Aug 28 Braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000 on this day in history.