Historical Events For 1951
Monday, 27 March 2017
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history l Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy
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 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released on this day in history.
Jul 30 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718 in the year 1951.
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 In the year 1951 japan Airlines is established.
Aug 03 On this day in history neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies
Aug 03 William H Jackson, ends term as deputy director of CIA on this day in history.
Aug 05 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg in the year 1951.
Aug 06 Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria in the year 1951.
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 in the year 1951.
Aug 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill on this day in history.
Aug 11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship in the year 1951.
Aug 13 Great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract in the year 1951.
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 On this day in history louis Jouvet, actor (Volpone, Topaze, La Marseillaise), dies at 63
Aug 17 Hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica on this day in history.
Aug 18 Cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth in the year 1951.
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 22 On this day in history harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052
Aug 24 Bill Veeck's "Fans Managers' Night," Browns defeat A's 5-3; Browns coaches hold up placards for fans to vote on on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1951 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 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.