On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1951

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "John and Marsha" by Stan Freberg, a parody of daytime soap operas which had only two voices repeating each other's names, peaks at #21 in the USA

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob [Robert] Iger, American entertainment executive (CEO of The Walt Disney Company), born in NYC, New York
  • Roxanne Pulitzer, author (Prize Pulitzer), born in Glendale, California
  • Zeudi Araya, Asmara Ethiopia, Miss Ethiopia (1969)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Shah of Persia Mohammed Reza Pahlavi (31) marries actress Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary (19)

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Bovet, composer, dies at 71