Historical Events In 1951
Monday, 19 April 2021
Apr 11 General MacArthur relieved of command in the Far East, over Korea in the year 1951.
Apr 11 On this day in history pres Truman fires Gen Douglas McArthur
Apr 12 Harold Vincent Milligan, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1951.
Apr 12 In the year 1951 israeli Knesset officially designated April 13 as Holocaust Day
Apr 15 On this day in history michael Gorsira is 1st person in charge of Curacao
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 In the year 1951 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 In the year 1951 5th NBA Championship: Rochester Royals beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 3
Apr 21 Toronto Maple Leafs beat Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 1 for the Stanley Cup in the year 1951.
Apr 22 On this day in history stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59
Apr 22 On this day in history ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC
Apr 23 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Richmond Women's Golf Open in the year 1951.
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 In the year 1951 canadian troops defend Kapyong Valley in Korea against two-day Chinese attack; suffer 10 dead, 23 wounded.
Apr 25 In the year 1951 jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47
Apr 26 On this day in history john Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75
Apr 26 In the year 1951 queen Juliana opens Brielsche Mausoleum
Apr 27 In the year 1951 mohammed Mossadeq chosen premier of Persia
Apr 27 Philip Albert Myburgh Hands, cricketer (7 Tests for S Africa), dies in the year 1951.
Apr 29 On this day in history jules Verstraete, [Julien G de Graef], actor (Boefje), dies at 67
May 01 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
May 01 In the year 1951 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
May 01 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1951 the 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea.
May 04 In the year 1951 the Department of National Defence forms 27th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group for service in Europe with NATO forces.
May 05 "Out of This World" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 157 perfs in the year 1951.
May 05 Eddie Dunn, comedian (Face to Face, Spin the Picture), dies at 54 on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1951 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.