On This Day

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
  • Joy Harjo, American poet and musician (first Native American US Poet Laureate, 2019-), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Marie Ault, British actress, dies at 80
1951 Highlights

About May 9, 1951

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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