On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1951

Historical Events

  • 1st Netherland TV broadcast (Toverspiegel)

Famous Birthdays

  • Romina Power, daughter of Tyrone Power and actress (Justine), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestSting

Sting [Gordon Sumner], British singer-songwriter and bassist (The Police - "Every Breath You Take") and actor (Dune), born in Wallsend, Northumberland

Singer and Actor Sting
Singer and Actor

1951 Highlights

About October 2, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra