On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday

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