Historical Events For 1951
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jul 21 In the year 1951 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 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy on this day in history.
Jul 26 Netherlands ends state of war with Germany in the year 1951.
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 J of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies in the year 1951.
Jul 31 On this day in history japan Airlines is established.
Aug 03 Neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies in the year 1951.
Aug 03 On this day in history william H Jackson, ends term as deputy director of CIA
Aug 05 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1951 typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
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 On this day in history 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill
Aug 11 On this day in history ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52
Aug 12 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship on this day in history.
Aug 13 Great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1951 (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
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 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 28 In the year 1951 braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000