On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew S Thomas, Adelaide Australia, PhD/astronaut (STS 77, STS 89/91)
  • Candice Rialson, actress (Chatterbox), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Pape Diouf, Senegalese journalist and football agent (president Olympique de Marseille 2005-09; first black president in Europe's top 6 leagues), born in Abéché, Chad (d. 2020)
1951 Highlights

About December 18, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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