On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st North Pole flight in single engine plane-CF Blair

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Chernin, President of News Corporation

Famous Deaths

  • Dimitrios Levidis, Greek composer, dies at 66
  • Fanny Brice, American Zeigfield Girl and commedienne (Baby Snooks Show), dies at 59
  • Josef Bohuslav Foerster, composer, dies at 91
  • Robert Kahn, German composer, dies at 85