On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ayako Okamoto, Japanese golfer (US Open runner-up 1987, 17 LPGA Tour titles), born in Hiroshima, Japan
  • Moriteru Ueshiba, Japanese martial artist, born in Tokyo

Famous Deaths

  • Simon Barere, pianist, dies while perfoming at Carnegie Hall