Historical Events In 1951
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet on this day in history.
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 L Boyer discovers asteroid #1714 Sy on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1951 netherlands ends state of war with Germany
Jul 28 "Kiss Me, Kate" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 perfs in the year 1951.
Jul 28 In the year 1951 walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released
Jul 30 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718 in the year 1951.
Jul 30 On this day in history ty Cobb testifies before the Emanuel Celler committee, denying that the reserve clause makes peons of baseball players
Jul 31 In the year 1951 j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
Jul 31 On this day in history japan Airlines is established.
Aug 03 In the year 1951 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 On this day in history armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
Aug 06 Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria on this day in history.
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 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill in the year 1951.
Aug 11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship in the year 1951.
Aug 13 Great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract in the year 1951.
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 Louis Jouvet, actor (Volpone, Topaze, La Marseillaise), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1951 hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica
Aug 18 On this day in history cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth
Aug 19 On this day in history 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 In the year 1951 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 in the year 1951.
Aug 26 On this day in history canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes.
Aug 26 In the year 1951 jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart
Aug 28 Braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000 on this day in history.