What Happened on October 3, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bobby Thomson HR-Giants win pennant defeating Dodgers

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Cooper, American writer
  • Dave Winfield, baseball outfielder (NY Yankees, Blue Jays, Twins)
  • Jack Grondin, rock drummer (.38 Special)
  • Kathryn Sullivan, Paterson NJ, geologist and astronaut (1st American woman to walk in space), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Keb' Mo', American singer