On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Caren Kaye, American actress (My Tutor, Blansky's Beauties), born in NYC, New York
  • Richard Davidson, American psychologist, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Steven Alan Hawley, American NASA astronaut (STS 41-D, 61-C, 31, 82), born in Ottawa, Kansas

Famous Deaths

  • Mildred Bailey, American jazz singer (b. 1907)
1951 Highlights

About December 12, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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