What Happened on October 1, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st Giant-Dodgers playoff game, Giants win 3-1
  • 1st treaty signed by woman ambassador-Eugenie Anderson (US ambassador to Denmark)
  • 24th Infantry Regiment, last all-black US military unit, deactivated

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Greenway, rock guitarist/vocalist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec