Historical Events For 1951
Sunday, 24 September 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 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 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 Walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg in the year 1951.
Aug 06 In the year 1951 typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria
Aug 07 On this day in history douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph
Aug 09 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation in the year 1951.
Aug 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill in the year 1951.
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 In the year 1951 william Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills
Aug 15 On this day in history artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69
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 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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart in the year 1951.
Aug 28 On this day in history braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000