What Happened on January 31, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 39th Men's Australian Championships: Dick Savitt beats Ken McGregor (6-3, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1)
  • 39th Women's Australian Championships: Nancye Wynne Bolton beats Thelma Coyne Long (6-1, 7-5)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Benton, Aruban-born singer
  • Harry Casey, [KC], rock vocalist (KC & Sunshine Band-Give It)
  • Phil Manzanera, rock guitarist (Roxy Music-Let's Stick Together)
  • Presiley Baxendale, British QC