Historical Events In 1951
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Apr 11 In the year 1951 general MacArthur relieved of command in the Far East, over Korea
Apr 11 In the year 1951 pres Truman fires Gen Douglas McArthur
Apr 12 In the year 1951 harold Vincent Milligan, composer, dies at 62
Apr 12 On this day in history israeli Knesset officially designated April 13 as Holocaust Day
Apr 15 Michael Gorsira is 1st person in charge of Curacao in the year 1951.
Apr 16 On this day in history british submarine Affray sank in English Channel, killing 75
Apr 16 Emile Erens, Dutch hagiographer (Pastor of Ars), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history nY Yankee Mickey Mantle's 1st game, he goes 1 for 4
Apr 18 "Make a Wish" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 102 performances in the year 1951.
Apr 19 Shigeki Tanaka, survivor of Hiroshima A-bomb, wins Boston Marathon in the year 1951.
Apr 20 In the year 1951 uS performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak
Apr 21 5th NBA Championship: Rochester Royals beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 3 on this day in history.
Apr 21 On this day in history toronto Maple Leafs beat Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup
Apr 22 In the year 1951 stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59
Apr 22 In the year 1951 ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC
Apr 23 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Richmond Women's Golf Open
Apr 23 In the year 1951 battle of Kapyong, Korea starts
Apr 24 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Sacramento Women's Golf Invitational Open on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history canadian troops defend Kapyong Valley in Korea against two-day Chinese attack; suffer 10 dead, 23 wounded.
Apr 25 Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Apr 26 John Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75 in the year 1951.
Apr 26 In the year 1951 queen Juliana opens Brielsche Mausoleum
Apr 27 Mohammed Mossadeq chosen premier of Persia in the year 1951.
Apr 27 On this day in history philip Albert Myburgh Hands, cricketer (7 Tests for S Africa), dies
Apr 29 Jules Verstraete, [Julien G de Graef], actor (Boefje), dies at 67 on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
May 01 In the year 1951 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
May 01 In the year 1951 mickey Mantle's first homerun
May 01 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on this day in history.
May 04 The Department of National Defence forms 27th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group for service in Europe with NATO forces on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history "Out of This World" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 157 perfs
May 05 Eddie Dunn, comedian (Face to Face, Spin the Picture), dies at 54 on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history pitts Pirate Cliff Chambers no-hits Boston Brave, 3-0
May 07 International Olympic committee allows Russia to participate in 1952 Olympics in the year 1951.