On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1951

Historical Events

  • The opening of the Ninth Street Show, otherwise known as the 9th Street Art Exhibition - a gathering of a number of notable artists, and the stepping-out of the post war New York avant-garde, collectively know as the New York School.

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Franken, US politician (Senate-D-Minnesota 2009-18) comedian, writer, actor (SNL), born in NYC, New York
1951 Highlights

About May 21, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 6 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini