What Happened on August 26, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "An American in Paris" with music by George Gershwin, directed by Vincente Minnelli, starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron premieres in London (Academy Awards Best Picture 1952)
  • Jongbloed in Paris demonstrates artificial heart

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert G Torricelli, (Rep-D-New Jersey, 1983- )