Historical Events For 1951
Friday, 17 November 2017
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1951 gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal
Jul 23 Henri Philippe Pétain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies in the year 1951.
Jul 25 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy in the year 1951.
Jul 26 In the year 1951 netherlands ends state of war with Germany
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 in the year 1951.
Jul 30 On this day in history e L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718
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 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 Neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1951 ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52
Aug 12 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship on this day in history.
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 in the year 1951.
Aug 15 On this day in history artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69
Aug 16 In the year 1951 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 in the year 1951.
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 Harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052 in the year 1951.
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 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 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.