Historical Events In 1951
Sunday, 18 August 2019
Apr 11 On this day in history general MacArthur relieved of command in the Far East, over Korea
Apr 11 Pres Truman fires Gen Douglas McArthur in the year 1951.
Apr 12 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1951 "Make a Wish" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 102 performances
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 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 In the year 1951 babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Richmond Women's Golf Open
Apr 23 Battle of Kapyong, Korea starts on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1951 betsy Rawls wins LPGA Sacramento Women's Golf Invitational Open
Apr 24 Canadian troops defend Kapyong Valley in Korea against two-day Chinese attack; suffer 10 dead, 23 wounded on this day in history.
Apr 25 Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47 in the year 1951.
Apr 26 In the year 1951 john Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75
Apr 26 Queen Juliana opens Brielsche Mausoleum on this day in history.
Apr 27 Mohammed Mossadeq chosen premier of Persia on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1951 philip Albert Myburgh Hands, cricketer (7 Tests for S Africa), dies
Apr 29 In the year 1951 jules Verstraete, [Julien G de Graef], actor (Boefje), dies at 67
May 01 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany in the year 1951.
May 01 On this day in history 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 in the year 1951.
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 In the year 1951 eddie Dunn, comedian (Face to Face, Spin the Picture), dies at 54
May 06 Pitts Pirate Cliff Chambers no-hits Boston Brave, 3-0 on this day in history.
May 07 International Olympic committee allows Russia to participate in 1952 Olympics on this day in history.