On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ticker-tape parade for General MacArthur in NYC

US WWII General Douglas MacArthur
US WWII General
Douglas MacArthur

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana MarĂ­a Shua, Argentine poet
  • Paul Carrack, rock vocalist (Squeeze/Ace-How Long), born in Sheffield, England

Famous Deaths

  • Horace Donisthorpe, British entomologist (b. 1870)
  • Stanley Ridges, actor (possessed, Sgt York, Mr Ace), dies at 59