On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1951

Historical Events

  • Christopher Fry's "Sleep of Prisoners" premieres in Oxford

Famous Weddings

Doris Day

Actress and singer Doris Day (29) marries producer Martin Melcher (35) in Burbank

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes C. Kielstra, Dutch economist & governor (Suriname 1933-44), dies at 72
1951 Highlights

About April 3, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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