On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Douglas, American politician, Governor of Vermont (2003-11), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Paul Thompson, rock drummer (Roxy Music)
  • Selina Scott, TV newscaster (West 57th)

Famous Deaths

  • Marianne [Goudeket-]Philips, author (Issue Beukennoot), dies at 65
1951 Highlights

About May 13, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus