On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1951

Historical Events

  • 5th NHL All-Star Game, Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto: 1st Team ties 2nd Team, 2-2; first year format - 1st v 2nd All-Star Teams, with additional players
  • Gil McDougald's World Series grand slam helps Yanks beat Giants 13-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Chaves, American actor (Cease Fire, Predator), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Robert Wuhl, American actor (Bull Durham, Good Morning Vietnam), born in Union, New Jersey
1951 Highlights

About October 9, 1951

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra