On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1951

Famous Birthdays

  • Dirk Kempthorne, (Sen-R Idaho)
  • Guy Gelso, rock drummer (Zebra)
  • Rick Bordia, rock guitarist (Mink Deville)

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Singer and actor Frank Sinatra and 1st wife Nancy (Barbato) divorce due to infidelity after 12 years of marriage

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra

Famous Deaths

  • De Raymond, French High Director of Cambodia, murdered
  • Robert G Aitken, US astronomer (New General Catalogue), dies at 86
1951 Highlights

About October 29, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio