What Happened on February 2, 1951

Historical Events

  • -35°F (-37°C), Greensburg, Indiana (state record until 1994)
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Alphonso Johnson, American jazz and jazz-fusion bassist and Chapman stick player (Weather Report, 1973-76; Billy Cobham; Jazz Is Dead), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Ken Bruce, Scottish broadcaster (The Ken Bruce Show), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Kim Zimmer, actress (Guiding Light, Doctors, One Life to Live), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Born in 1951

About February 2, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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