On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Mel Schacher, American bassist (Grand Funk Railroad - "Some Kind of Wonderful"'; "We're An American Band"), born in Owosso, Michigan
  • Phil Schaap, American Grammy Award-winning jazz historian, DJ, author and educator, born in Queens, New York City (d. 2021)
1951 Highlights

About April 8, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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