What Happened on June 4, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Pirate's' Gus Bell hits for cycle helps beat Phillies 12-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Dickinson, American author
  • David Yip, actor (Ping Pong)
  • Wendy Pini, American comic book writer and artist
  • Yvonne MCT van Rooy, Dutch Secretary of State Secretary (CDA)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Janet Leigh (23) weds actor Tony Curtis (26) in Greenwich, Connecticut

Actress Janet Leigh
Janet Leigh

Famous Deaths

  • Serge Koussevitsky, conductor/composer, dies at 76
  • Serge Koussevitzky, Russian-American conductor (Boston Symp), dies at 76