On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "La Vie Commence Demain" the 1st X-rated movie, depicting artificial insemination, opens in London
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Bilbray, American politician
  • Gordon Prentice, British MP
  • Leonid Konstantinovich Kadenyuk, Kkishkov Ukraine, astronaut (STS 87)
  • William Nelson Jr, US bassist (Connections & Disconnections)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, Finnish general and 6th President of Finland (1944-46), dies at 83