On This Day

What Happened on February 19, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Merrill [Allan Sachs], American vocalist and songwriter (The Arrows -"I Love Rock 'n' Roll"), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2020)
  • Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri (Db), Pakistani Islamic Sufi Scholar
  • Stephen Nichols, actor (Witchboard, Days of our Lives), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAndré Gide

Andre Gide, French writer (Lafcadio's Adventures-Nobel 1947), dies of pneumonia at 81

Writer André Gide
Writer
André Gide
1951 Highlights

About February 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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