Historical Events In 1951
Sunday, 18 August 2019
May 07 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Conrad Richter (The Town)
May 07 Warner Baxter, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 08 Dacron men's suits introduced on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1951 dacron men's suits introduced and we live to regret it
May 08 Margaret Lindsay, actress (Take a Guess), dies at 40 on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1951 uS performs atmospheric nuclear test at Enwetak
May 09 Air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River in the year 1951.
May 09 Marie Ault, dies at 80 on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1951 jay Forrester patents computer core memory
May 12 Oscar DePriest, (Rep-D-Ill), dies at 80 in the year 1951.
May 12 The first H Bomb test, on Enewetak Atoll in the year 1951.
May 13 In the year 1951 marianne [Goudeket-]Philips, author (Issue Beukennoot), dies at 65
May 14 Ernie Kovacs Show, TV Variety debut on NBC on this day in history.
May 15 AT&T is first US company to have one million stockholders in the year 1951.
May 17 Karl Heinrich David, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1951 uN moves HQ to NYC
May 18 In the year 1951 uS General Collins predicts use of atom bomb in Korea
May 19 77th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Bold wins in 1:56.4 in the year 1951.
May 19 In the year 1951 uN begins counter offensive in Korea
May 21 Chinese offensive in Korea collapses on this day in history.
May 21 The opening of the Ninth Street Show, otherwise known as the 9th Street Art Exhibition in the year 1951.
May 24 In the year 1951 racial segregation in Washington DC restaurants ruled illegal
May 24 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Enwetak (atmospheric tests)
May 24 Willie Mays begins playing for the New York Giants in the year 1951.
May 25 In the year 1951 new York Giant Willie Mays first major league game (goes 0 for 5)
May 25 NY Giant Willie Mays 1st major league game (goes 0 for 5) on this day in history.
May 26 Lincoln Ellsworth, artic explorer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history vaughan Williams "Pilgrim's Progress," premieres in London
May 27 Chinese Communists force Dalai Lama to surrender his army to Beijing on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1951 maritime Museum at Aquatic Park, San Fransisco opens
May 27 In the year 1951 thomas Blamey, soldier, dies
May 28 On this day in history after going 0-for-12, Willie Mays connects for his 1st major league home run
May 28 In the year 1951 bernardus J Alfrink appointed bishop's assistant of Utrecht
May 28 In the year 1951 jerry Colonna Show, debuts on ABC-TV