What Happened on July 9, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Harry Truman asks Congress to formally end state of war with Germany

33rd US President Harry Truman
33rd US President
Harry Truman

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Cooper, actor (Thousand Pieces of Gold, Matewan), born in Kansas City, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Heilmann, baseball hall of famer outfielder (Det), dies at 56
  • Jorgen Bentzon, composer, dies at 54