On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The African Queen", directed by John Huston and based on the 1935 novel of the same name, starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn, is released in LA, California (Academy Awards Best Actor 1952)

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Skinner, British DJ