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
  • Tom "T-Bone" Wolk, American rock bassist (Hall & Oates), born in Yonkers, New York (d. 2010)
1951 Highlights

About December 24, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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