What Happened on January 10, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st jet passenger trip made
  • UN headquarters opens in Manhattan NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Kathleen Bradley, model (Price is Right), born in Youngstown, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Athos Palma, Argentine composer, dies at 59
  • Sinclair Lewis, writer, dies at 65
  • Yoshio Nishina, Japanese physicist (b. 1890)
  • [Harry] Sinclair Lewis, American writer (Nobel Prize in Literature 1930), dies from advanced alcoholism in Rome at 65