What Happened on January 1, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 17th Orange Bowl: #10 Clemson beats #15 Miami (FL), 15-14
  • 17th Sugar Bowl: #7 Kentucky beats #1 Oklahoma, 13-7
  • 37th Rose Bowl: #9 Michigan beats #5 California, 14-6
  • Massive Chinese/North Korean assault on UN-lines

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashfaq Hussain, Urdu poet
  • Frans Kellendonk, author (Ruin, The Good for Nothing)
  • Hans-Joachim Stuck, German race car driver
  • Nana Patekar, Indian film and stage actor