On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1951

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

76th Preakness: Eddie Arcaro aboard Bold wins in 1:56.4

Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Eddie Arcaro
Racing Hall of Fame Jockey
Eddie Arcaro

Famous Birthdays

  • Dick Slater, American professional wrestler
  • Joey Ramone [Jeffrey Hyman], lead singer of the punk rock band The Ramones (Baby I Love You)
1951 Highlights

About May 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus