On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Biderman, American film and television writer (Ray Donovan)
  • Bobby Caldwell, American singer ("What You Won't Do for Love"), born in NYC, New York
  • Daba Diawara, Malian politician, born in Bamako, Mali
  • John Childs, English cricketer (England left-arm spinner, two Tests v WI 1988), born in Lipson, Plymouth, Devon

Famous Deaths

  • Artur Schnabel, Austrian pianist (Reflections on Music), dies at 69
1951 Highlights

About August 15, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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