On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1951

Historical Events

  • 1st televised opera (Amahl & Night Visitor)
  • United Kingdom of Libya gains independence from Italy via UN

Famous Birthdays

  • John D'Acquisto, American baseball player, born in San Diego, California
  • Johnny Contardo, American singer (Sha Na Na-Shannon), born in Boston, Massachusetts
1951 Highlights

About December 24, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn