Historical Events In 1951
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Jul 21 In the year 1951 dalai Lama returns to Tibet
Jul 22 In the year 1951 gen Francisco Craveiro Lopes appointed pres of Portugal
Jul 23 In the year 1951 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 Walt Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" released on this day in history.
Jul 30 E L Johnson discovers asteroid #2718 in the year 1951.
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 On this day in history j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
Jul 31 Japan Airlines is established in the year 1951.
Aug 03 On this day in history neville Tufnell, cricket wicket keeper (Test for England 1910), dies
Aug 03 William H Jackson, ends term as deputy director of CIA in the year 1951.
Aug 05 In the year 1951 armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg
Aug 06 Typhoon floods kill 4,800 in Manchuria on this day in history.
Aug 07 Douglas D-558-II Skyrocket reaches 1,992 kph in the year 1951.
Aug 09 Dutch Korea volunteers win US Collective Unit Citation on this day in history.
Aug 11 100,000 acres flooded from Mississippi R in Ks, Okla, Mo & Ill on this day in history.
Aug 11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history artur Schnabel, Austria/US pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69
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 Bill Veeck (Cleveland Indians) sends Eddie Gaedel, a 3'7" midget, to pinch-hit in the year 1951.
Aug 21 On this day in history (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
Aug 22 In the year 1951 harlem Globetrotters play in Olympic Stadium, Berlin before 75,052
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 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Canadian railways adopt the Uniform Code of Operating Rules for train operation purposes in the year 1951.
Aug 26 In the year 1951 jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart
Aug 28 In the year 1951 braves sell pitcher Johnny Sain to the Yankees for $50,000