On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1951

Historical Events

  • Mob tries to keep black family from moving into all-white Cicero, Illinois
  • NY Yankees Allie Reynolds no-hits Cleveland Indians, 8-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Grazer, American film producer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Cheryl Ladd, American actress (Charlie's Angels, Purple Hearts), born in Huron, South Dakota
  • Jamey Sheridan, American actor (Another World), born in Pasadena, California
  • Sylvia Sass, Hungarian soprano, born in Budapest, Hungary
1951 Highlights

About July 12, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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