On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1951

Historical Events

  • Baseball Commish Happy Chandler loses fight (9-7) to stay in office
  • Comic strip "Dennis the Menace," 1st appears in the British comic magazine The Beano'
  • Communist troops driven out of Seoul

Famous Birthdays

  • Caren Kaye, actress (My Tutor, Bambi-Blansky's Beauties), born in NYC, New York
  • Jack Green, Scottish musician (T. Rex, 1973-74; The Pretty Things, 1974-76), born in Glasgow, Scotland
1951 Highlights

About March 12, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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