On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1951

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Roy Campanella named NL MVP on his 30th birthday

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Katchor, American cartoonist and illustrator (Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Lord Falconer of Thoroton, British lawyer and politician
  • Timothy J Penny, American politician (Rep-D-MN, 1983-95), born in Albert Lea, Minnesota
  • Zeenat Aman, Indian actress
1951 Highlights

About November 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio