What Happened on May 14, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Ernie Kovacs Show, TV Variety debut on NBC
  • Sammy Fain/EY Harburg's musical "Flahooley" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 40 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Jay Beckenstein, saxophonist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
  • Robert Zemeckis, American film director (Forrest Gump, Back to the Future), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Seasan Hubley, [Susan], actress (Vice Squad, Hardcore), born in NYC, New York