What Happened on May 9, 1951

Historical Events

  • Air raid on Chinese positions at Yalu River

Famous Birthdays

  • Alley Mills, actress (Norma Arnold-Wonder Years), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Charley Drayton, American session and touring drummer, bass player (X-pensive Winos; DiVinyls; Paul Simon; Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul; Bob Dylan), and record producer, born in New York City
  • Joy Harjo, American poet and musician (first Native American US Poet Laureate, 2019-), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Born in 1951

Famous Deaths

  • Marie Ault [Mary Cragg], English actress (The Lodger), dies at 80
1951 Highlights

About May 9, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 72 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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