Historical Events In 1951
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet in the year 1951.
Jul 22 On this day in history gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal
Jul 23 Henri Philippe Pétain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy in the year 1951.
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 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 Ty Cobb testifies before the Emanuel Celler committee, denying that the reserve clause makes peons of baseball players on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1951 j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
Jul 31 In the year 1951 japan Airlines is established.
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 Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg on this day in history.
Aug 06 Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria in the year 1951.
Aug 07 Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1951 dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
Aug 11 In the year 1951 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 13 On this day in history great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract
Aug 14 In the year 1951 william Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills
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 In the year 1951 hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica
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 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 24 Bill Veeck's "Fans Managers' Night," Browns defeat A's 5-3; Browns coaches hold up placards for fans to vote on in the year 1951.
Aug 25 Cleveland Indians win 16th straight home game in the year 1951.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1951 braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000