Historical Events For 1951
Saturday, 27 May 2017
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 Henri Philippe Pétain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies in the year 1951.
Jul 25 In the year 1951 l Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy
Jul 26 On this day in history netherlands ends state of war with Germany
Jul 28 "Kiss Me, Kate" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 perfs on this day in history.
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 Ty Cobb testifies before the Emanuel Celler committee, denying that the reserve clause makes peons of baseball players in the year 1951.
Jul 31 In the year 1951 j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
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 In the year 1951 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 In the year 1951 dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
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 in the year 1951.
Aug 12 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship
Aug 13 On this day in history great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract
Aug 14 William Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1951 artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69
Aug 16 Louis Jouvet, actor (Volpone, Topaze, La Marseillaise), dies at 63 in the year 1951.
Aug 17 In the year 1951 hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica
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 On this day in history (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000