On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1951

Historical Events

  • US President Harry Truman formally ends state of war with Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • "Uncle" Floyd [Vivino], American stage and television performer (The Uncle Floyd Show, 1974–98). and world record piano player, born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • Annie Golden, American punk rock singer (The Shirts), and actress (Hair; Assassins: Orange is the New Black), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Demetrios Christodoulou, Greek mathematical physicist, recipient of the Bôcher Memorial Prize, born in Athens, Greece
1951 Highlights

About October 19, 1951

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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