On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1951

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis "Dee Tee" Thomas, saxophonist (Kool & Gang-Celebration)
  • Jay Inslee, American politician, Governor of Washington (2013-), Rep-D-Washington (1993-5, 1999-2012), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Penny Peyser, American actress (Rich Man Poor Man, Knots Landing), born in Irvington, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Eddy Duchin, American pianist and bandleader (Eddy Duchin Orchestra), dies of acute myelogenous leukemia at 41
1951 Highlights

About February 9, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius