What Happened on May 13, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Guus Janssens, Dutch jazz and classical pianist, harpsichordist, and composer, born in Heiloo, Netherlands
  • Guy Morriss, American football coach (Kentucky, Baylor, Texas A&M–Commerce) and guard (Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots), born in Colorado City, Texas (d. 2022)
  • Jim Douglas, American politician, Governor of Vermont (2003-11), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Paul Thompson, British rock drummer (Roxy Music - "Love Is The Drug")
  • Selina Scott, English TV newscaster (West 57th), born in Scarborough, England
Born in 1951

Famous Deaths

  • Marianne Philips, Dutch author (Issue Beukennoot), dies at 65
1951 Highlights

About May 13, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 72 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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