What Happened on October 28, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina wins FIA World Championship of Drivers by taking out the Spanish Grand Prix at Pedralbes in an Alpha Romeo; wins by 6 points from Alberto Ascari of Italy
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Ron & Don Galyon, American siamese twins (Jerry Springer Show), born in Dayton, Ohio