What Happened on April 26, 1951

Historical Events

  • Queen Juliana of the Netherlands opens Brielsche Mausoleum

Famous Birthdays

  • Diego Verdaguer [Miguel Boccadoro], Argentine-Mexican singer-songwriter, bandone√≥n player, and trumpeter ("Volver√©"; "Voy a Conquistarte"), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 2022)
Born in 1951

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Sommerfeld, German physicist, dies at 82
  • John Alden Carpenter, American composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75
1951 Highlights

About April 26, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus