On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 1951

Historical Events

  • UN arm forces reach Pyongyang Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Leese, American guitarist, record producer, and musical director (Heart), born in Hollywood, California
  • Jonathan Hogan, actor (House on Carroll St), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Liz Phillips, American composer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey

Mike Weaver

Mike Weaver, American WBA World Heavyweight Champion, born in Gatesville, Texas

  • Richard Thomas, American actor (John Boy - The Waltons, Last Summer, Johnny Belinda), born in NYC, New York
  • Stellan SkarsgĂ„rd, Swedish actor (Breaking the Waves), born in Gothenburg, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Chifley, Australian politician and the 16th Prime Minister of Australia (Labor: 1945-49), dies of a heart attack at 65
1951 Highlights

About June 13, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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