On This Day

What Happened on August 5, 1951

Historical Events

  • Armed uprising in Ambonezen Camp Middelburg

Famous Birthdays

  • John Jarratt, Australian actor, director and producer (Picnic at Hanging Rock), born in Wollongong, Australia
1951 Highlights

About August 5, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo