On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1951

Historical Events

  • Bill Mikvy (Temple) scores NCAA basketball record 73 pts

Famous Birthdays

  • Lindsay Cooper, English musician and composer (Henry Cow, News from Babel)
  • Rustee Allen, American funk and jazz fusion bass guitar player ( Sly and the Family Stone, 1972-75), born in Monroe, Louisiana
  • Sergei Aleksandrovich Yemelyanov, Russian cosmonaut
1951 Highlights

About March 3, 1951

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces