On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • I R Evans, CEO (Hyder, Welsh Water)
  • Simon Hughes, British politician and government minister (SD)

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Heinrich David, composer, dies at 66
1951 Highlights

About May 17, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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