Historical Events on December 2, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Borscht Capades" closes at Royale Theater NYC after 90 performances
  • 16th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 25-7 in Birmingham

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Don Hutson's #14 jersey is retired by the Green Bay Packers, the first number retired in the history of the franchise

First Wide Receiver in NFL History Don Hutson
First Wide Receiver in NFL History
Don Hutson
  • Philadelphia sets NFL record of 25 1st-downs rushing