Historical Events For 1951
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Jul 21 In the year 1951 dalai Lama returns to Tibet
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 In the year 1951 l Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy
Jul 26 Netherlands ends state of war with Germany on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1951 "Kiss Me, Kate" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 perfs
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 Ty Cobb testifies before the Emanuel Celler committee, denying that the reserve clause makes peons of baseball players in the year 1951.
Jul 31 On this day in history j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
Jul 31 Japan Airlines is established on this day in history.
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 In the year 1951 armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
Aug 06 On this day in history typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
Aug 07 Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph on this day in history.
Aug 09 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation on this day in history.
Aug 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1951 ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52
Aug 12 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship
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 On this day in history 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 Bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit in the year 1951.
Aug 21 In the year 1951 (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 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 On this day in history cleveland Indians win 16th straight home game
Aug 26 In the year 1951 canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes.
Aug 26 On this day in history jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart
Aug 28 In the year 1951 braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000