What Happened on December 11, 1951

Historical Events

  • "The Wild Side of Life" single recorded by Hank Thompson and His Brazos Valley Boys (Billboard Song of the Year, 1952)

Sports History

Joe DiMaggio announces his retirement from baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Cochran, American skier (Olympics 1972), born in Claremont, New Hampshire
Born in 1951

About December 11, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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