On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1951

Historical Events

  • Dutch Communist Party members forbidden to be civil servants

Famous Birthdays

  • Tatyana Kazankina, USSR, middle distance runner (Olympic gold 1976)
  • Wanda Hutchinson, American pop-R&B singer (The Emotions - "So I Can Love You"; "Best Of My Love"), born in Chicago, Illinois
1951 Highlights

About December 17, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius