Historical Events In 1951
Thursday, 11 August 2022
May 07 Pulitzer prize awarded to Conrad Richter (The Town) on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1951 warner Baxter, dies at 62
May 08 Dacron men's suits introduced on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1951 air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River
May 09 Marie Ault, dies at 80 in the year 1951.
May 11 Jay Forrester patents computer core memory in the year 1951.
May 12 Oscar DePriest, (Rep-D-Ill), dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1951 ernie Kovacs Show, TV Variety debut on NBC
May 15 AT&T is first US company to have one million stockholders on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1951 karl Heinrich David, composer, dies at 66
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 UN begins counter offensive in Korea on this day in history.
May 21 Chinese offensive in Korea collapses in the year 1951.
May 21 In the year 1951 the opening of the Ninth Street Show, otherwise known as the 9th Street Art Exhibition
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 In the year 1951 willie Mays begins playing for the New York Giants
May 25 New York Giant Willie Mays first major league game (goes 0 for 5) on this day in history.
May 25 NY Giant Willie Mays 1st major league game (goes 0 for 5) on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history lincoln Ellsworth, artic explorer, dies at 71
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 On this day in history maritime Museum at Aquatic Park, San Fransisco opens
May 27 Thomas Blamey, soldier, dies on this day in history.
May 28 After going 0-for-12, Willie Mays connects for his 1st major league home run on this day in history.
May 28 On this day in history bernardus J Alfrink appointed bishop's assistant of Utrecht
May 28 In the year 1951 jerry Colonna Show, debuts on ABC-TV