What Happened on January 3, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 9 Jewish Kremlin physicians "exposed" as British/US agents
  • Fred Wilt wins AAU Sullivan Memorial Trophy (US athlete of 1950)

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Chikane, sec-gen of South African Council of Churches
  • Gary Nairn, Australian politician

Famous Deaths

  • Ferdinand [Fred] Barlow, French composer, dies at 69