On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1951

Historical Events

  • "2 in the Aisle" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 276 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Abel Ferrara, American filmmaker (King of New York), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Jayson Stark, American sportswriter (The Athletic), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Max Ettinger, Jewish-German composer (Jiddische Requiem), dies at 77
1951 Highlights

About July 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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