On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1951

Historical Events

Television Finale

"Victor Borge Show" last airs on NBC-TV

  • NAACP begins attack on school segregation & discrimination

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Hazes, Dutch barkeeper and singer (We Love Orange), born in Amsterdam (d. 2004)
  • Stanley Clarke, American Grammy Award-winning jazz/fusion bassist (Return To Forever - "No Mystery"; solo -""School Days"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Stephen S. Oswald, American NASA astronaut (STS 42, 56, 67), born in Seattle, Washington
1951 Highlights

About June 30, 1951

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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