On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael D Crapo, (Rep-R-Idaho)
  • Thomas D Akers, American former astronaut (STS 41, 49, 61, 79), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • William Cullen Bryant, actor (Hell Squad)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Ingenhoven, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 74
1951 Highlights

About May 20, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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