On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1951

Historical Events

  • Walter Zinn's Experimental Breeder Reactor I, the first nuclear reactor to produce electric power, goes live at the Argonne National Laboratory, USA

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilbert Montagné, French musician, born in Paris, France
  • Peter May, Scottish novelist and scriptwriter, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
1951 Highlights

About December 20, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius