On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1951

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Ben-Gurion forms 3rd Israeli government

First Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion
First Israeli Prime Minister
David Ben-Gurion

Famous Birthdays

  • John Cougar Mellencamp, American musician & actor (Jack & Diane), born in Seymour, Indiana
  • T├íta Vega [Carmen Rosa Vega], American vocalist (Color Purple soundtrack), born in Queens, Long Island

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Philips, Co-Founder of Royal Philips Electronics N.V., dies at 77