What Happened on May 7, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • International Olympic committee allows Russia to participate in 1952 Olympics
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Conrad Richter (The Town)

Famous Birthdays

  • David Whitton, campaigner
  • Robert Hegyes, NJ, actor (Underground Aces, Welcome Back Kotter)

Famous Deaths

Person of interestWarner Baxter

Warner Baxter, American actor (In Old Arizona, Cisco Kid), dies at 62