What Happened on September 18, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dee Dee Ramone [Douglas Colvin], rock bassist (Ramones), born in Fort Lee, Virginia (d. 2002)
  • Marc Surer, Swiss motor racing driver
  • [Benjamin] Ben Carson, American neurosurgeon and political candidate (R), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • John Douglas Cockcroft, physicist, dies