Historical Events In 1951
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Apr 11 In the year 1951 general MacArthur relieved of command in the Far East, over Korea
Apr 11 Pres Truman fires Gen Douglas McArthur on this day in history.
Apr 12 Harold Vincent Milligan, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1951.
Apr 12 Israeli Knesset officially designated April 13 as Holocaust Day in the year 1951.
Apr 15 In the year 1951 michael Gorsira is 1st person in charge of Curacao
Apr 16 In the year 1951 british submarine Affray sank in English Channel, killing 75
Apr 16 Emile Erens, Dutch hagiographer (Pastor of Ars), dies at 85 in the year 1951.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history shigeki Tanaka, survivor of Hiroshima A-bomb, wins Boston Marathon
Apr 20 US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak on this day in history.
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 Stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59 in the year 1951.
Apr 22 Ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC in the year 1951.
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 in the year 1951.
Apr 24 Canadian troops defend Kapyong Valley in Korea against two-day Chinese attack; suffer 10 dead, 23 wounded in the year 1951.
Apr 25 Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1951.
Apr 26 On this day in history john Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75
Apr 26 On this day in history queen Juliana opens Brielsche Mausoleum
Apr 27 In the year 1951 mohammed Mossadeq chosen premier of Persia
Apr 27 On this day in history philip Albert Myburgh Hands, cricketer (7 Tests for S Africa), dies
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 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir in the year 1951.
May 01 In the year 1951 mickey Mantle's first homerun
May 01 In the year 1951 the 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea.
May 04 The Department of National Defence forms 27th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group for service in Europe with NATO forces in the year 1951.
May 05 "Out of This World" closes at New Century Theater NYC after 157 perfs on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history eddie Dunn, comedian (Face to Face, Spin the Picture), dies at 54
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 on this day in history.