On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Francis, English footballer and manager, born in Chiswick, London

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Ross, American magazine editor and co-founded The New Yorker, dies at 59
  • J Edward Bromberg, Hungarian actor (The Mark of Zorro, Under 2 Flags), dies from a heart attack at 47
1951 Highlights

About December 6, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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