Historical Events In 1951
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Jul 21 Dalai Lama returns to Tibet in the year 1951.
Jul 22 Gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal in the year 1951.
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 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 in the year 1951.
Jul 28 Walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released in the year 1951.
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 in the year 1951.
Aug 03 Neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1951 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 In the year 1951 dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation
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 In the year 1951 babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA World Golf Championship
Aug 13 Great-Britain & Iraq sign new oil contract on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history william Randolph Hearst, newspaper publisher, dies in Beverly Hills
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 On this day in history hurricane winds drive 6 ships ashore, Kingston, Jamaica
Aug 18 Cricket 1st-class debut of Raymond Illingworth in the year 1951.
Aug 19 Bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit in the year 1951.
Aug 21 (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052
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 Canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes on this day in history.
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 in the year 1951.