Historical Events For 1951
Friday, 09 December 2016
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet on this day in history.
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 On this day in history walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released
Jul 30 On this day in history 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 In the year 1951 armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
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 On this day in history dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
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 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1951 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 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 18 Cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth on this day in history.
Aug 19 Bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1951.
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 in the year 1951.