On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1951

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joe Louis scored his last knock out victory

Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion
Joe Louis

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Gruber, American rock bassist (Rainbow), born in Cortland, New York (d. 2015)
  • Steve Walsh, American singer (Kansas), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Tom Forzani, CFL wide receiver (Calgary Stampeders)
1951 Highlights

About June 15, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini