On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1951

Historical Events

  • Industrial estate opens at Harlow New Town, England
  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Kmiec, American legal scholar and ambassador
  • Terry Metcalf, American NFL, CFL running back (St Louis, Toronto), born in Seattle, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Rency, Belgian poet and literature, dies at 75
1951 Highlights

About September 24, 1951

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra