On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1951

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

Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

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

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Bovet, composer, dies at 71
1951 Highlights

About February 10, 1951

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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