On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st Berlin International Film Festival opens

Famous Birthdays

  • Dwight Twilley, country singer (Twilley Don't Mind), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Noritake Takahara, Japanese racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Lionel Hallam, British cricketer (England capt 1921), dies at 61
  • Olive Tell, American actress (b. 1894)